Evolving Systems Urges Operators to Use Dynamic SIM Allocation

The rise in the number of prepaid mobile broadband users is creating an engagement problem for mobile operators, says Evolving Systems. Unlike contract customers, with whom the operator has a billing relationship, prepaid users remain virtually invisible to the operator, making it difficult for the operator to market to them.

The company is advising operators to consider Dynamic SIM Allocation (DSA), which provisions the SIM card at the time of first use, as a way round the problem. The company’s CTO, Stuart Cochrane, has penned a Guest Column for us on the subject. You can read it here.