Tuesday, 11 May 2021

BT and Vodafone baulk at prospect of removing Huawei from UK networks

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Thursday 09 July 20

The telcos told lawmakers that removing the Chinese vendor from their infrastructure could hamper the UK’s economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic

Back in January, when the UK first made its decision to limit Huawei to a 35% market share and restrict them from the core of the network, UK telcos were already noting how expensive it would be to remove the Chinese kit from their networks. At the time, BT estimated that the rip-and-replace required by these limitations would cost them around &pound…

Back in January, when the UK first made its decision to limit Huawei to a 35% market share and restrict them from the core of the network, UK telcos were already noting how expensive it would be to remove the Chinese kit from their networks. At the time, BT estimated that the rip-and-replace required by these limitations would cost them around &pound…

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