Monday, 10 October 2011

MVNO Headlines - 10 October 2011


Customers on Virgin Media's MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) are now being given access to the Orange mobile phone network in addition to that of the T-Mobile network they already use. It means increased coverage for Virgin customers ...


With spectrum pooling and sharing in place, we might get to see the possibility of some new business models like Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO) under which new players would get to launch their services, using the spectrum of existing players ...

But in the US it had held out the hope of creating a genuine third way by pursuing the MVNO model it had pioneered there to its logical conclusion - a huge wholesale network which could support a wide range of small operators and non-telco brands ...