Friday, 22 September 2017

UK to get 5G in 2020 – BT CEO

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom, in Barcelona
Tuesday 23 February 16

Gavin Patterson predicts Ofcom strategic review announcement will make Thursday 'an exciting day', but the wider industry could be disappointed.

"It is likely to be around 2020," when the U.K. gets its first 5G network, BT chief executive Gavin Patterson told attendees at Mobile World Congress on Tuesday. The U.K. incumbent has made a recent return to the world of the mobile network operator, having closed its acquisition of EE a month ago…

"It is likely to be around 2020," when the U.K. gets its first 5G network, BT chief executive Gavin Patterson told attendees at Mobile World Congress on Tuesday. The U.K. incumbent has made a recent return to the world of the mobile network operator, having closed its acquisition of EE a month ago…

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