Hot Mobile Selects CALLUP’s SIM OTA Platform to Manage SIM Cards
Rosh Haayin, Israel, August 12, 2014. CALLUP announced that Israel’s Hot Mobile cellular telecommunications operator selected CALLUP’s SIM OTA platform for remote management, over the air, of files and applets on SIM cards. With SIM OTA, Hot Mobile will be able to manage the entire SIM card life cycle from activation of new accounts, through various upgrades and roaming updates, to SIM card cancellation and swap.
The OTA platform is based on CALLUP’s MDM+ state-of-the-art device management platform. Features such as secured Remote File Management, Remote Applet Management and other remote Over the Air SIM operations are provided, as well as advanced features such as Steering of Roaming, Location Tracking and Welcome SMS.
"CALLUP’s SIM OTA will allow us to manage the SIM cards with maximum efficiency, improving customer service and saving considerable costs and time, while interfacing with various functions related to our extensive mobile activity,” said Avi Benguigui, Hot Mobile’s Vice President Engineering. “Following our successful experience with CALLUP’s BMS platform, we decided to choose CALLUP for SIM management as well.”
"Hot Mobile joins customers who have implemented SIM OTA systems in Latin America and Israel,” said Alon Roth, CALLUP’s CEO. “Hot Mobile’s choice is a testament to the system's high quality. CALLUP’s quality solutions are at the forefront of technology and are able to replace a wide range of legacy solutions, while increasing efficiency and savings.”
Supporting LTE, the SIM OTA platform will include unique features, such as a management system, location tracking and Steering of Roaming, prioritizing cellular operator selection during roaming. SIM OTA will enable Hot Mobile to issue control commands on SIM cards using its rich API, or through the user interface.