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Market Guide for Internet of Things Mobile Virtual Network Enablers

Published: 20 August 2019

ID: G00357663

Analyst(s): Eric Goodness , Pablo Arriandiaga


A growing breed of Internet of Things MVNEs is emerging that will facilitate the potential growth of new mobile virtual network operators. Infrastructure and operations leaders developing IoT MVNO capabilities should use this guide to select an IoT MVNE solution.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

  • Market Description

Market Direction

  • eSIM
  • Global Coverage
  • Security and Private LTE Networks
  • Ease of Management
  • Horizontal Software and Vertical Applications

Market Analysis

  • IoT MVNE Business Models
    • Light IoT MVNOs
    • Full IoT MVNOs
    • Optional IoT Capabilities

Representative Vendors

  • Market Introduction
  • Vendor Profiles
    • Arm
    • EMnify
    • Ericsson
    • Eseye
    • Expeto
    • Fujitsu
    • JpU
    • Netcracker
    • Nexign
    • Nokia WING
    • Pareteum
    • Tata Communications
    • Tele2 IoT
    • Transatel

Market Recommendations

  • Short-Term Strategies (12 to 18 Months)
  • Midterm Strategies (18 Months to Three Years)

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