Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Vodafone says copper-reliant Germany is risking its global competitiveness

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Thursday 19 November 15

Telco's Germany CEO Hannes Ametsreiter calls on government to prioritise fibre, 5G networks.

Germany's global competitiveness is at risk if it continues to invest in copper networks, warned Vodafone Germany CEO Hannes Ametsreiter this week. "I'm convinced that Germany and Europe's future prosperity are dependent on a digital infrastructure," he wrote in an editorial that appeared in Handelsblatt on Wednesday…

Germany's global competitiveness is at risk if it continues to invest in copper networks, warned Vodafone Germany CEO Hannes Ametsreiter this week. "I'm convinced that Germany and Europe's future prosperity are dependent on a digital infrastructure," he wrote in an editorial that appeared in Handelsblatt on Wednesday…

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