Great articles in ‘The Register’ and also ‘Mobile Industry Review’ this month, all about how Apple finally got what they wanted. A soft SIM that allows the transfer of iPads between operators, with Apple retaining control of the process. As a new feature of the iPad Air 2 it’s called the Apple SIM card.
Monthly Archive: October 2014
Nice to see that Gartner Research released their Magic Quadrant for Small Cell Equipment earlier this month, you could view this as the final step in the industry hitting the mainstream. The report covers both Small Cells in licensed spectrum [3G & LTE] and Carrier Wi-Fi Equipment [stand-alone & integrated into femtocell and picocell equipment].
ip.access is coming up to fifteen years old , and like any difficult teenager is prone to throw a strop or two. One of my favourite rants is on the doubletalk that goes on around interoperability. People who ought to know better will profess interoperability from one side of their mouths, while promoting private interfaces with the other. Drives me mad.