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Market Trends: CSPs Can Exploit e-SIM Growth to Their Advantage

Published: 07 April 2016

ID: G00295671

Analyst(s): Rishi Tejpal, Wm. L. Hahn

Summary

Embedded SIMs are replacing SIM cards in various consumer, enterprise and Internet of Things devices. CSP strategy planners should examine the three scenarios analyzed here and capitalize on their potential to enter new markets and attract more users.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Market Trend

  • The Market Will Be Profoundly Impacted by e-SIM in Three Areas
    • Scenario: IoT in Motion
    • Scenario: Split Consumer
    • Scenario: Enterprise MVNO

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