Where does IoT fit into the ecosystem of wholesale as a service, what benefits will it bring to operators, and how can we anticipate the impacts it will have on our society and tasks.? In a conversation with the MVNOs Series team, Ola Olsson Myrlin, Head of M2M & IoT Partnerships at Tele2 IoT , shared … Continue reading
In the lead up to the 3rd annual MVNOs Industry Summit Africa, taking place 24-25 June 2014, Johannesburg, South Africa, we spoke to several industry experts, who will also speak at the event. Please read below the interview with Ben Mpolokoso, Global Telecom Consultancy
Ahead of the 13th annual MVNOs World Congress, taking place 8-10 April 2014 in Berlin, Germany, we spoke to some of our prestigious speakers about their expectations and outlook on the future of the MVNO industry. Please read below the interview with Yasser Alobaidan, CEO, Jawraa
The MVNO Africa Congress in Cape Town was extremely interesting despite the fact that Mobile virtual network operators in Africa are yet to achieve real success. According to Informa Research there are around three million active SIM cards on MVNO networks across the continent, with that number expected to increase to 3.6 million by the … Continue reading
Research reveals 29% of mobile operators believe GSMA offering Joyn is not the solution to successfully compete with messaging service providers such as WhatsApp and Skype London, 13 August 2013: GSMA-backed standard Joyn is struggling to drive significant operator support, limited by its complexity and slow speed to market, according to new research by mobilesquared … Continue reading
*Register today and save on the Earlybird rate, quote your VIP Code: Example Priority Code* With three month to go until the 2nd annual MVNOs Industry Summit Africa, taking place 1-2 October 2013 in Cape Town, South Africa, key African and international banks, retailers and MNOs are already registering to attend! We’ve highlighed a couple … Continue reading
Over the last decade, MVNOs have become part-and-parcel to the telecoms market of practically every developed country in the world. They were first introduced by regulatory authorities to drive much-needed competition in countries where early-entrant mobile network operators (MNOs) were considered to hold significant, and unhealthy, market power.
In the time leading up to the MVNOs Industry Summit CEE in Warsaw in September, the latest addition to the MVNOs Industry Summit Series, we spoke to several industry experts, who will also speak at the event. Nicola Bleasby, Head of wholesale business models, International mobile wholesale, Deutsche Telekom spoke about the best way for … Continue reading
In the time leading up to the MVNOs Industry Summit CEE in Warsaw in September, the latest addition to the MVNOs Industry Summit Series, we spoke to several industry experts, who will also speak at the event. Vitaly Solonin, Head of Wireless Department, J’Son & Partners Consulting gave us insight on the key challenges with MVNOs … Continue reading
The subject of how to achieve differentiation in the crowded MVNO market is gaining traction. Many are discussing how to move beyond being simply a low-cost option and how to attract higher ARPU customers. There are several approaches, sometimes based on brand extension and specific consumer groups.