Tag Archives: Telecom

The End of an Era for the SIM. Welcome eSIM.

By | July 13, 2017

The first SIM card was developed by the German company Giesecke & Devrient GmbH , which later sold three hundred cards to the Finnish operator Radiolinja that began commercial operation in 1991 . It was unique to each phone line, so the operator that you chose added your identifying data and the services offered. SIM cards are available in 4 different formats: Full size (1FF), Mini SIM (2FF), Micro… Read More »

Transatel CEO: Embedded SIM Connectivity is the New WiFi

By | April 5, 2017

France-based Transatel has grown from an MVNO service provider to having a hand in embedded connectivity, IOT and the connected car market by leveraging its experience in SIM management and operator relations in these new sectors. Their domestic market currently accounts for 25% of revenue, mainly through their role as an MVNE for Orange based MVNOs, while 50%… Read More »