Telco operators are today faced with a whole new breed of challenges borne out of a fast-evolving and increasingly unfamiliar market environment. In response, they implemented tactical solutions which have not proved entirely sufficient.
Last month, regulators in the Netherlands became the first worldwide to legalise network agnostic SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) cards, allowing stakeholders in the mobile ecosystem like device or M2M manufacturers to incorporate these SIMs into their devices
Change is necessary for survival. As Charles Darwin famously wrote, “As many more individuals of each species are born than can possibly survive […] those who learn to collaborate and improvise most effectively prevail".