The Government Procurement Service (GPS) is putting in place a pan-government framework for use by a wide selection of public-sector bodies to purchase IT hardware. An online tender says the two-year...
Huawei can no longer produce the chips it needs for its high-end smartphones with features like 5G and AI, due to US government sanctions
Rivals AMD and Nvidia have already started taking advantage of 7nm technology to produce more efficient chips
The government has already told telecom firms they should not purchase 5G equipment from Huawei, from the end of this year
The chip maker is also rumoured to have made major breakthrough in 2nm chips
Government could ask mobile carriers not to add any new Huawei equipment to 5G networks from January
The culture secretary is expected to make a statement on the matter in the House of Commons today