Light Operators, maturing, and putting on weight examines different aspects of the 'light operator' phenomenon.
Light operators and their business model are heavily influenced by sector specific regulation.
Light Operators provides an inventory of the different points of contact between the two.
It also discusses the evolution of 'light' approaches in the mobile industry, exploring the different kinds of MVNO and the wholesale operator model.
Regarding the fixed sector, the report examines the opportunities for light operators arising from the use of next-generation access networks and delivers examples of light operators on open access networks.
Finally, the report takes a brief look at other forms of light operator, such as Wi-Fi operators and over-the-top players providing voice and messaging services."