Tag: 5G

#USA #Huawei – Spy thriller or trade war?

#USA #Huawei – Spy thriller or trade war?

| May 28, 2019

The more one looks at the USA’s attempts to block the use of Huawei equipment in the western world’s 5G telecoms networks then the more obvious it is that President Trump’s real motive is less about security but more about protectionism, writes Colin Stevens. Addressing the issue at the White House, Trump insisted Huawei posed […]

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European Commission to harmonize last pioneer frequency band needed for #5G deployment

European Commission to harmonize last pioneer frequency band needed for #5G deployment

| May 15, 2019

The European Commission has adopted the Implementing Decision to harmonize the 26 GHz frequency band for wireless networks, which is a big leap towards the deployment of 5G across Europe. The decision finalizes the EU-wide co-ordination of all three pioneer bands (700 MHz, 3.6 GHz and 26 GHz) needed for 5G rollout in the member states. The harmonization of […]

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Vote for #5G: Securing the legacy of Robert Schuman

Vote for #5G: Securing the legacy of Robert Schuman

| May 10, 2019

As in 1950, Europe today is again facing the choice of being bold and forward-looking on its future, writes Abraham Liu, Huawei’s Chief Representative to the EU institutions. 9 May is a special day for Europe. On this day, back in 1950, French Foreign Minister Robert Schuman delivered a remarkable declaration that braced Europe for […]

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Europe needs #5G in tomorrow’s world

Europe needs #5G in tomorrow’s world

| May 9, 2019

Huawei today (9 May) unveiled a new campaign ‘Vote for 5G, Vote Smarter’ aimed at promoting the awareness of 5G opportunities and their role in strengthening European values. “Future technologies like 5G will better safeguard Europe’s social model and the European way of life,” commented Abraham Liu, Huawei’s Chief Representative to the European institutions. Speaking […]

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Concern growing in #EU capitals over #USA action against #Huawei

Concern growing in #EU capitals over #USA action against #Huawei

| April 23, 2019

Efforts by the American administration to persuade European governments to ban equipment manufactured by Chinese company Huawei from next generation 5G networks is causing growing concern in EU capitals. 5G will change the way we live. It is not just the successor to the 4G mobile phone network, but a quantum leap in technology which […]

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#EUChina #5G European Commission recommends common EU approach to security of 5G networks

#EUChina #5G European Commission recommends common EU approach to security of 5G networks

| March 27, 2019

The European Commission has recommended a set of operational steps and measures to ensure a high level of cybersecurity of 5G networks across the EU. Fifth generation (5G) networks will form the future backbone of our societies and economies, connecting billions of objects and systems, including in critical sectors such as energy, transport, banking, and […]

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EU states push back against 25-year #wireless spectrum licenses

EU states push back against 25-year #wireless spectrum licenses

| April 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Germany and Italy are among 15 European Union member states pushing back against a proposal to set a 25-year minimum on wireless spectrum licenses, thwarting the telecoms industry’s hopes for a more coordinated approach across the bloc, writes Julia Fioretti. The European Commission has tried for years to coordinate how national governments allocate so-called wireless […]

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