Teraki to use ASPIDER-NGI eSIM eConnect to embed data reduction capability

Teraki, ASPIDER-NGI, eSIM

ASPIDER-NGI delivers eSIM eConnect to support Teraki OEM solutions to automotive OEMs & Manufacturers The Netherlands, ASPIDER-NGI, a leading provider of MVNE, IoT, eSIM and Read More

Austrian MVNO Spusu heads to court because of German market entry

Austrian, MVNO, Spusu Spusu, a small mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) from Vienna, wants to operate on the German market and considers itself subject to discrimination, reports Die Presse. Telefonica, known under the brand O2, will not allow Spusu access to its German network. Spusu is of the opinion that it is obliged to do

German MVNO Mobi updates International Call Bundle

German, MVNO, Mobi German international calls MVNO mobi has added several countries to its Internet Smart prepaid tariff option. The option now offers 150 minutes for calls from Germany to Germany, Poland, Turkey, China, Romania, Bulgaria, Iran and Vietnam and costs EUR 9.95 for 30 days. The minutes can also be used while calling from

Goood launches Social enterprise MVNO in Austria, Germany

Goood, MVNO, Austria, Germany MVNO Goood will launch on 01 February in Germany and Austria, with the promise of donating 10 percent of all tariff prices to charity. Goood operates in the O2/Telefonica network with technical processing offered by Drillisch Online. Customers can choose from 150 projects in six categories to support with their monthly

Telefónica selects Huawei to build large scale virtual EPC network in 13 countries as part of its UNICA program

Telefónica announced today its cooperation with Huawei in virtual enviroments. The two companies are building a large scale virtual Evolved Packet Core (vEPC), a framework for providing converged voice and data on 4G Long-Term Evolution (LTE) networks, in Read More

Congstar, Fonic top German mobile rankings – ServiceValue

Congstar, Fonic A study by market researcher ServiceValue has identified prepaid provider Congstar and postpaid provider Fonic as the best mobile service providers. For the ServiceAtlas Mobile Phone 2017 study, around 2,630 customer opinions were given on 20 general and brand-specific service features for 13 prepaid and 15 postpaid providers. Congstar was named the best

Telefonica discontinues Simyo and updates German MVNO Blau

Telefonica, Simyo ,MVNO, Blau Telefonica Deutschland has revamped its Blau brand with new tariffs and an expanded offering as it prepares to shut down Simyo. In a bid to reposition the Blau brand, Telefonica Deutschland has introduced two new Allnet flat rates. The Blau Allnet L includes a flat rate for all German networks for

Goood, a German Charity MVNO begins pre-registration for service

Goood German charity MVNO Goood has started pre-registration for its tariffs that will become available from 31 January 2017. The tariffs include a percentage of the monthly fee that is donated to a charity each month. For each customer that pre-registers before 31 January 2017, Goood will double the donation percentage during the complete contract

German Telco Drillisch 9-month EBITDA Down

Drillisch German telecom firm Drillisch AG (DRHKF.PK) reported that its The EBITDA or earnings before interest, taxes and depreciation came to a total of EUR 82.7 million in the first nine months of 2016, down from EUR88.2 million last year. The value of the previous year of EUR88.2 million was positively influenced by a contributory

The Phone House sells distribution business

The Phone House Drillisch AG: The Phone House Telecom GmbH Sells Distribution Business for Network Operator Agreements and Enters Distribution Partnership with DeinHandy GmbH The Phone House Telecom GmbH Sells Distribution Business for Network Operator Agreements and Enters Distribution Partnership with DeinHandy GmbH The Phone House Telecom GmbH, Muenster, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Drillisch AG,

Telefonica Germany migrates simyo prepaid customers to Blau

Telefonica Germany, simyo, Blau It has been reported that german MVNO, Simyo prepaid customers will be migrated to the Blau platform as part of Telefonica Deutschland’s brand portfolio clean-up. Earlier this year, Base and E-Plus customers were migrated to O2 and Simyo postpaid customers were moved to Blau. The migration has no influence on the

Internet of Things: One platform for everyone

Internet of Things Deutsche Telekom builds multi-IoT platform in the House of Cloud IoT platforms Microsoft Azure, Cisco Fog and Huawei united under one roof Multi-IoT platform gives maximum flexibility to IoT applications Different standards and platforms: an obstacle to the expected business development of the Internet of Things. Deutsche Telekom has now developed a

Otono Networks and G&D Announce Partnership to Offer eSIM Advanced Enablement Services to Mobile Carriers at 2016 Competitive Carriers Association Annual Convention

Otono Networks, G&D, eSIM Otono Networks and Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) will team up at the Competitive Carriers Association’s 2016 Annual Convention to announce a partnership to offer advanced eSIM enablement and management services in the global market for device connectivity. With the first eSIM-enabled wearables coming to the North American market, there is both

Axel Springer launches new MVNO BILDconnect

Axel Springer, MVNO, BILDconnect

German publishing house Axel Springer has launched a new MVNO in cooperation with Drillisch. The new BILDconnect portfolio consists of three tariffs that are available on a monthly rolling contract or as 2-year contracts. The plans will be delivered on the Telefonica (O2) network and offer LTE.

Axel Springer, MVNO, BILDconnect

Drillisch Q1 Profit Down, But Sales Rise

Drillisch German telecom firm Drillisch AG (DRHKF.PK) reported that its net income for the first-quarter declined to 7.51 million euros or 0.14 euros per share from the prior year’s 15.78 million or 0.28 euros per share, reflecting increase in write-offs and depreciation in comparison with the period of the previous year. EBITDA was 24.0 million

BRIEF: Drillisch posts growth in subscribers, revenue and profit

Drillisch German operator Drillisch reported service revenue for the first quarter up by EUR 4.4 million or 3.7 percent over Q4 2015 to EUR 124.6 million. In comparison with the same period last year, service revenue rose by 30.6 percent, thanks to its acquisition of assets from Telefonica Deutschland. The company said it saw overall

BRIEF-Drillisch expects 40 pct EBITDA increase for fiscal 2017

Drillisch AG * Drillisch AG posts substantial growth in subscribers, revenues and gross profit * And confirms EBITDA forecast 2016 * Drillisch Q1 revenue up 74.8 pct on year to 173.4 mln eur * Drillisch Q1 EBITDA 24 mln eur, from 26.9 mln eur * In comparison with same period last year, Q1 service revenue

BRIEF: Deutsche Telekom starts MVNO with FC Bayern

Deutsche Telekom MVNO Deutsche Telekom announced the launch of a new MVNO with football team FC Bayern. FCB Mobile will offer prepaid and postpaid plans, delivered through the club’s fan shops, Telekom shops and online at www.FCBayernMobil.de . The prepaid starter kit costs EUR 9.95 for the same amount of credit, 500 MB data at

K Classic Mobil launches 4 new tariffs

K Classic Mobil German retailer Kaufland has launched four new tariffs on its MVNO K Classic Mobil. In addition to a basic tariff with no standing fee, where every minute or SMS costs EUR 0.09, there are three other plans with monthly allowances, inside-handy.de reports. On the K Classic Mobil Surf & Talk XS plan

Migration widens niche mobile markets

Ortel Mobile More than a million refugees came to Germany last year, bringing with them a demand for mobile phone services – and an opportunity for service providers that make migrants their key market with so-called “ethno-rates.” “With a SIM card from Ortel Mobile, migrants can phone home simply via mobile and at attractive prices,”

Drillisch raises dividend after strong 2015 results

Drillisch AG German operator Drillisch reported service revenue for 2015 up 52.4 percent to EUR 433.7 million and EBITDA up 23.9 percent to EUR 105.6 million. The results is in line with its earlier increased forecast for EBITDA of EUR 105 million. The company also boosted its dividend to EUR 1.75 per share. It ended