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Huawei seeks security clearance for Sprint deal - report

Friday 9 July 2010 | 09:41 CET | News
Huawei is bidding to supply Sprint with mobile network equipment, but will need at least an informal nod from US government to avoid any security concerns, people familiar with the matter told the Financial Times. In 2008, Huawei was forced to abandon a takeover of 3Com due to US government concerns about the Chinese company gaining access to sensitive technology. Huawei may also be a bidder for parts of Motorola and a partner for Harbinger's planned wireless network. The company declined to respond to questions by the Financial Times on how precisely it planned to persuade officials that it

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3Com / Harbinger / Huawei China / Sprint
Countries: United States
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