News of Note—Deutsche Telekom warns Europe could fall behind on 5G if Huawei equipment is banned

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Here are some other stories we’re following today:

> An internal assessment at Deutsche Telekom concludes that Europe would fall behind the U.S. and China on the race to 5G if governments ban Huawei equipment. Bloomberg article

> Vodafone said it conducted a successful 5G data call on a smartphone test device powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X50 5G modem in a lab in Dusseldorf, Germany. Release

Mobile World Congress 2019

Attend the 2-Day Executive 5G Panel Series

FierceWireless is returning to Barcelona, Spain, during Mobile World Congress 2019 with a two-day Executive 5G Panel Series at the Fira Congress Hotel, conveniently located across the street from the MWC Convention Center. The panel events will take place on Feb. 25-26 and will cover 5G and The Fixed Wireless Access Opportunity, Taking 5G Indoors, and Making 5G Ubiquitous. Attendees will have the opportunity to network and hear from 5G leaders including Verizon, Vodafone, Orange, Sprint, NTT Docomo, Boingo Wireless, Qualcomm, and more over the course of two days.

Secure your spot at the event today! Now is your chance to join fellow industry professionals for networking and education. Registration information and the schedule can be found on the website here.

> Ericsson released the Ericsson Operations Engine, a new AI-based managed services tool that aims to address increased network complexities for communications service providers. Release