Aspider obtains separate MNC for virtual network

Monday 5 September 2016 | 11:25 CET | News
Dutch regulator ACM has given a new mobile network code to MVNE Aspider according to an appeal decision. Aspider gave its previous MNC, number 23, to Wyless Nederland and subsequently requested a new one from the regulator. The ACM originally rejected the request, as Aspider's virtual network was not considered unique - it's already identified by Wyless. Aspider appealed, saying that a virtual network also meets the legal criteria and is sufficiently unique to have its own MNC, noting the advance of NFV means networks can exist without physical equipment. The company also outlined its network

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ACM / Aspider / Wyless
Countries: Netherlands
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