“SIM Card Registration System”
is a system which is used by the user for the purpose of managing and
saving different SIM Card holders of different service providers. This
project provides very sincere way of keeping total details of any Card
holders of any service providers and their details. Detailed .net
programming with web application has been used to design this project.
The aim or objective of this project is to handle the all the data of
card holders as like their address, phone no., pin code, SIM serial no.,
SIM card no., E-mail address etc. by which service provider can easily
handle their customers.
1.0 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY
In line with directives from the Nigeria
Communication Commission (NCC) and as part of efforts to have a
credible database and as through Sim card Subscribers in Nigeria, MTNN,
will be laughing the MTNN Sim Card Registration. The MTNN Sim Card
Registration process is amid at capturing detailed information of all
MTNN Nigeria Subscribers.
This became a necessity as a result of
the increasing frequency with which mobile phones are being used in
criminal activities in the country. This is expected to serves as the
primary source of indentify verification of all MTNN customers. The sim
card registration will enable MTNN link every sim card to the identity
of the actual owner. Details to be captured during the sim card.
Registration process is:
Alternate phone number
Pass port- sized photograph
Left and right thumb print
Left and right index finger print
Personal unlocking key
in addition to the information above,
the registration process will include the customer that want to register
an MTNN sim card appearing in a person to enable actual capturing of
the photograph and biometric (finger print). Registration points will
be deployed nation wide levering on designated MTNN sim registration
points nation wide e.g. MTNN walk –in centers, connect stores designated
post offices, trade partners nationwide est. Nigeria authorities are
fighting against telecommunication crimes, then telecommunication
industries like the MTNN, AIRTEL,GLOBACOM, ETISALAT and other
communication industries , are required to registered the details
information of their customer’s .
1.2 STATEMENT OF PROBLEM
The SIM card registration
process which is done nationwide on within the country has been so
tedious, subscribers goes to the registration points and line up in an
unending line waiting for the time it will be his turn, some don’t get
the opportunity of doing that same day and will have to return the
following day to join the queue again. This has been an issue as some of
this subscribes are business men that closed their shops because they
want to re-validate their SIM due to the facts that some of the
subscribers are disconnection already from the network.
1.3 OBJECTIVE OF THE STUDY
The MTNN sim card registration process
has been targeted at all new existing customers on the MTNN Network both
prepaid and post paid, mostly by making sure that unlawful act towards
in the use of telephone will be monitored it also help in the
.registered the details of all new customers on the network in compliance with NCC requirements.
. Collect customer’s information for all MTN Nigeria subscribers.
. Help in tracking down every criminal calls made by the subscribers (customer).
1.4 SCOPE OF THE STUDY
This project looks into the
processes if registration SIM cards basical by web, as a means of
validating users data to the SIM. Also this research work is for MTN
Nigeria telecommunication network.
1.5 LIMITATION OF THE STUD
Inaccessibility to some
documents, which arose due to security, imposed on some of the
organization documents by the management. It was not also possible to
make an in-dept study of these documents, which would have helped in the
development of the project work.
Time was a major limitation to this
write up, there wasn’t enough time to study the details of the various
field of the information department of the organization unavailability
of textbook needed for this write – up was not found in the institution
This study will not look in details into
other sections of the sim registration except the only part explained
MTNN sim registration it does not explained on the other section of
telecom operators but rather explained on the other section
1.6 SIGNIFICANCE OF THE STUDY
The study gave birth to a new strategic method of dealing the registration.
This work is significant the MTN
communication Telecommunication as it will aid easy SIM registration and
revalidation. Also, this research work will serve as a reference
material to the fellow researcher, academic students and others as a
reference study guide.
1.7 DEFINITION OF TERM
SIM: subscriber identity module (SIM)
card is a smart card inserted into a cell phone that holds card inserted
with personal information relating to the subscribers personal identity
number or stored phone numbers.
SUBSCRIBER: - Is a customer or a person, company who purchases goods and services from another person organization.
DATABASE: Database, is any collection of
data organized for storage in a computer memory and designed for easy
access by authorized users. The data may be in the form of text,
numbers, or encoded graphics
NCC: Nigeria communication commission,
they brought out by helping to conduct and maintain sanctity on the
telecom operators in Nigeria.
PIN NUMBER: Is a personal identity
number is basically provided for subscriber making use of the
subscriber’s identity module (SIM), for private used for the subscriber.
PUK NUMBER: It is a personal unblocking key every telecom operators provides this PUK for subscriber’s in the industry