Ericsson CEO: Europe needs to stop playing ‘catch up’ and take a 5G lead
Ericsson CEO Börje Ekholm spoke at the Viva Technology conference of the need for Europe to stop playing ‘catch up’ and take a lead in 5G.
Ekholm first addressed the myth that Ericsson is behind in 5G technology and rollout. He notes Ericsson’s technology is already live with multiple operators in the US and Korea, and with Swisscom in Europe.
“It’s impossible to be behind in 5G when there is no-one in front of us,” boasts Ekholm.
Ekholm claims the delay in Europe is...