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Huawei’s ejection spree continues, as reports have emerged about British Telecom planning to strip the 4G network of its mobile subsidiary EE of all Huawei equipment. It comes 12 years after BT and other operators in the country agreed to distance Huawei from their core networks, although apparently EE relied more heavily on the Chinese vendor than most, prior to its acquisition by BT in 2016. Huawei’s enhanced packet core technology has been cited as the victim of a switch out expected to take between 18 months to two years. The news has been widely seen as a precursor to Huawei missing out on 5G network buildouts in the UK, following its banishment by the US, Australia and New Zealand…

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