Quortus introduces virtual core network solutions for MVNOs and MVNEs

Quortus, virtual core Customizable feature pack offers total architectural flexibility and “pay-as-you grow” business model Quortus today announced the release of a flexible, configurable virtual cellular core network solution targeted specifically at the needs of Mobile Virtual Network Operators and Mobile Virtual Network Enablers (MNVOs/MVNEs). Based on the company’s ECX Core scalable, multi-standard core network…

PERÚ: Telefonía móvil: El traslado de los usuarios y la llegada de los nuevos operadores virtuales

Telefonía móvil, operadores virtuales Foto: Gestión/Diana Chávez Tweet Enviar La conectividad a través de las tecnologías de la información y comunicación ( TIC ) es un elemento clave para asegurar el desarrollo de nuestro país, puesto que permite eliminar distancias, elevar la competitividad, facilitar el acceso y la difusión de la información, crear nuevas formas…

MDS expands portfolio of cost analytics solutions to improve service provider margins by up to 15%

MDS MDS has announced the launch of a suite of cost efficiency analytic solutions designed to help network operators and MVNOs reduce costs and improve margins by up to 15%. MDS’ solutions are already helping tier one carriers in the UK and Europe and mobile operators from Singapore to Chile to target the largest costs and…

The Tunisian Telecoms Authority INT consults on mobile QoS obligations

Tunisian Telecoms Authority INT The Tunisian telecoms authority INT (Instance Nationale des Telecommunications) has published a consultation document detailing a number of QoS obligations for the country’s mobile network operators and MVNOs. The proposed measures include the quality indicators for 2G/3G/4G services and their evaluation, as well as the assessment of mobile coverage and the…

Artilium PLC Major contract update and extension with Telenet Group

Artilium Artilium plc (‘Artilium’ or the ‘Company’) Artilium secures major contract upgrade and extension from largest customer Telenet Artilium plc (LSE/AIM: ARTA), the AIM quoted provider of innovative telecommunication software and solutions, is pleased to announce that it has secured an expanded MVNE platform agreement with its largest customer, Telenet Group BVBA (“Telenet”), securing the…

Competencia en telefonía móvil hizo que más de 1.5 millones de usuarios cambien de operador

telefonía móvil Presencia de nuevos operadores virtuales dinamizará el mercado. En el Perú, el 20.2% de la población acceda a internet exclusivamente a través del teléfono móvil. La conectividad a través de las tecnologías de la información y comunicación (TIC) es un elemento clave para asegurar el desarrollo de nuestro país, puesto que permite eliminar…

Operadores móviles virtuales acusan condiciones inequitativas en mercado de telefonía móvil

Operadores móviles virtuales Las compañías que pretender vender servicios de telefonía y servicios digitales dicen que las condiciones siguen favoreciendo solo a las grandes empresas Movistar, Entel y Claro son las compañías que arrendan las redes para que los OMV Subsecretaría de Telecomunicaciones indica que trabajan en mejorar estas condiciones El mercado de las telecomunicaciones…

Telia Norway offers MVNO access to get Phonero deal approval

Telia Norway, Phonero The Norwegian Competition Authority said Telia Norway has offered remedies to smooth the way for its acquisition of Phonero. Telia has proposed to give MVNOs access to its national mobile network at set terms. The authority is therefore extending its approval process until 10 March while it analyses the suggestions. Telia proposes…

Operadores móviles virtuales piden cambiar norma que regula relación con dueños de la red

Operadores móviles virtuales Un endurecimiento de la normativa que regula la relación entre los operadores móviles virtuales (OMV) y los dueños de la red -actualmente, Movistar, Entel y Claro- es lo que piden algunas compañías de las denominadas entrantes, que hoy deben arrendar las redes de sus competidoras para poder ofrecer sus servicios a los…

South Korea’s SK Telecom Market Share Falls below 50%

SK Telecom According to a report about the evaluation of the telecom market competition situation in 2016 released by the Korea Information Society Development Institute (KISDI) on Feb. 14, SK Telecom, the nation’s No. 1 mobile carrier, saw its market share fall below 50%. SK Telecom held the highest share of 44.5 percent in the…

Apple is in talks to launch its own MVNO service in the US and Europe

Apple, MVNO Apple is in talks to launch a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) service in the US and Europe, Business Insider has learned. Sources close to Apple say the company is privately trialling an MVNO service in the US but is also in talks with telecoms companies in Europe about bringing the service there…

Lycamobile ditches Orange as it signs Telenet MVNO deal, acquires Ortel Mobile

Lycamobile, Telenet, MVNO, Ortel Mobile Lycamobile has signed a new MVNO deal with Telenet and bought the cable and broadband provider’s subsidiary Ortel Mobile as it expands its presence in Belgium. Liberty Global-owned Belgian cable operator Telenet has struck a deal with international mobile virtual network operator Lycamobile to become a full MVNO on it…

The (mighty) roaming SIM: Roaming specialist execMobile sees demand for an old fashioned SIM

roaming SIM, execMobile Roaming specialist execMobile sees demand for an old fashioned SIM, but it needs to provide multi network coverage. ExecMobile, the leading provider of connectivity solutions for business travellers, today announced enhanced low-cost solutions for leisure travellers. The company’s PocketWifi is used by many corporate travellers to remain connected and mobile, but leisure…

Project Fi currently testing VoLTE calling for ‘subset’ of subscribers

Project Fi, VoLTE Resulting in quality and usability improvements, Voice over LTE allows calls to be made and received over data networks. Now, we learn that Google’s Project Fi MVNO is beginning to test VoLTE calling with a subset of subscribers. According to Google, calls placed over LTE will be higher quality than those made…

Telefónica and Síminn enter into partnership covering procurement, roaming and services

Telefónica, Síminn Telefónica and Síminn have signed a partnership agreement which will include a wide range of business areas such as procurement, roaming, digital products and multinational services. Telefónica and Síminn (Iceland Telecom) have signed a partnership agreement with a wide remit. The partnership is supported by the Telefónica Partners Program, which includes other operators…

Europe shines as Liberty Global grows in strength with sales shy of one million new services

Liberty Global Liberty Global boss Mike Fries hailed the performance of the company’s European opcos as they sold just shy of one million new services last year. The number of broadband, telephony, TV and video services sold in 2016 grew 24 percent to 946,000, Liberty revealed. Virgin Media was picked out for its best quarterly…

Earnings of CJ Cheiljedang and CJ HelloVision expected to improve in 2017

CJ HelloVision CJ Group’s key unit CJ Cheiljedang Corp. and cable channels operating arm CJ HelloVision Co. are expected to see their earnings recover this year after they disappointed the market with poor performance last year due to falling prices of core products and a one-off cost. The food manufacturing unit of the group, CJ…

XIUS all set to strengthen its MVNO presence in Mexico

XIUS, MVNO, Mexico XIUS, a Hyderabad based company specialized in mobile technology has been selected by Toka, a company specializing in electronic payment solutions to launch Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) services in Mexico. Toka will operate its MVNO on Movistar?s (Telefonica) network. PREMIUM CONTENT: Please Login, or subscribe for access. Interested in subscribing? view…

SK Telecom Demonstrated Federated Network Slicing for Int’l Roaming of 5G Services

SK Telecom SK Telecom announced on February 15 that it developed federated network slicing, one of the most important techniques for the realization of 5G communication networks, for the first time in the world in cooperation with Deutsche Telekom and Ericsson and succeeded in demonstrating the technology. During the demonstration of the technology on February…

Bruselas mete un rejón a Yoigo y los virtuales con el fin del roaming

Yoigo Los virtuales sólo perderán dinero con el final del roaming porque deberán pagar a sus colaboradores en el extranjero el tráfico de sus propios clientes sin cobrar por el que generan los de ellos. El fin del roaming es bueno para todos los europeos. Tendremos la posibilidad de utilizar nuestras tarifas por la Unión…

Regulated roaming ‘unambiguously bad’ for regional Australia, Telstra CEO says

roaming, Australia, Telstra Penn repeats warning over potential hit to regional mobile investment Any decision by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to regulate domestic mobile roaming would be “unambiguously bad for regional Australia,” Telstra CEO Andy Penn told a half-year results briefing this morning. The ACCC announced in September that it had launched an…

MoT launches pre-loaded SIM Card for tourists arriving on E-visa

MoT, SIM Card Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Tourism and Culture, Government of India launched the initiative of the providing pre-loaded SIM Card to foreign tourists arriving on e-Visa here yesterday. Speaking on the occasion, Dr Sharma said that this unique initiative will facilitate the foreign tourists in communicating with their…

Thirteen companies interested in becoming TOT’s 4G/2.3 GHz partner

TOT THIRTEEN companies have picked up the documents required to make a proposal to be TOT’s partner in providing 4G service on the state agency’s 2.3GHz band, said Rungsun Channarukul, TOT’s senior executive vice president/mobile unit. TOT made the documents available last Friday, with yesterday as the deadline for picking them up. Among the 13…

Asda Extends Mobile Virtual Network Operator Agreement With BT’s EE

Asda, Mobile Virtual Network Operator, EE LONDON (Alliance News) – BT Group PLC said Wednesday that UK supermarket chain Asda Stores Ltd, owned by the US’s Wal-Mart Stores Inc, has extended its mobile virtual network operator with EE. This agreement is an extension of a previous five-year contract inked by EE, which has since been…