Thursday, March 10, 2011
Ucell (part of TeliaSonera Group) has more than 7M subscribers, and is the 2nd largest mobile operator in Uzbekistan. Recently, Comverse announced that the MIH product line is part of the company's strategic plan, named Comverse 3.0 (here and here).
See "Uzbek Mobile Operator Taps Comverse to Enhance and Monetize Mobile Broadband Traffic Growth" - here.
TeliaSonera said last year that the group develops a "Value-based Pricing" model (here) which requires such infrastructure (policy-based DPI, personalization and content based charging). One other member of the group, Yoigo, implemented DPI gear from Procera (here) for a different aspect the same concept. The group seems to be very open about its plans and implementation, which is still not common among operators.