Open innovation


Smarter society  /  Article

Open source drives the networks of the future

Linux Foundation Networking (LFN), the networking division of the Linux Foundation, is a not-for-profit consortium that brings together thousands of contributors, including some of the largest companies in the industry, with the goal of redefining the way in which the networks and services of tomorrow are created. “The open source world is based on merit, […]


Better me  /  Article

Baah Box: find the right muscle!

When a person has the use of only one limb – either from birth or as a result of an accident – it can be difficult to know which muscle to use to operate a prosthetic. Myoelectric prostheses are very pricey – €17,000 to €60,000 – and prior to implant, they require training that puts […]


Augmented Planet  /  Article

How digital can make cities more resilient

Is the “smart city” outdated? The resilient city integrates and protects what matters in the running of a city… starting with its inhabitants.


Research blog  /  Blog

Turnkey Wi-Fi network with guaranteed coverage

With various academic partners and three companies, Orange has developed the OptimiSME solution to meet the expectations of SMEs for radio networks.


Augmented Planet  /  Article

Broadband at sea will (soon) be possible thanks to 5G

As part of 3GPP, Orange has formed partnerships with many players to build a seamless 5G connectivity experience from land to sea.


Research blog  /  Blog

The future of smart buildings with Thing’in

The management of complex systems such as buildings requires going beyond connected object-centric approaches based on the Internet platforms of today's Objects.


Augmented Planet  /  Article

The IoT is making life easier at the office as well!

The start-up Jooxter proposes to optimise workspaces, thanks to an IoT solution and Orange’s LoRaWan™ connectivity.


Augmented Planet  /  Article

First 5G NR call in France: the connection’s live!

Orange and its partners Ericsson and Intel demonstrate the very first interoperable 5G NR data call between a mobile telephone and a 5G base station in France.


Smarter society  /  Article

SUPERCLOUD: a new approach to security in a multi-cloud environment

MULTICLOUD facilitates the guarantee of interoperability and flexibility in exploiting data, services and communication, therefore their security and dependability in a multi-cloud environment.


Research blog  /  Blog

The “Systems of Systems” viewpoint in telecommunications

Telecom systems and networks are caught in a massive long term evolution, from top-down-designed architectures under exclusive mastery of a single operator, towards federations of loosely coupled autonomous or semi-autonomous systems, managed by multiple independent actors, self-organizing in a bottom up fashion. The “systems of systems” viewpoint is meant to elicit the specificities of these new architectures, to analyze their non-engineered behaviors and evolutions, and to ultimately support their design and mastery under a new approach of engineering.


Augmented Planet  /  Article

Orange and myfood: connected greenhouse for better growing

With myfood’s connected greenhouse, everyone can easily grow their own food at home with complete autonomy, all year round.


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In Bercenay: the Orange teleport is celebrating its 40th birthday!

The Bercenay Teleport is using satellites to provide all forms of telecommunications coverage worldwide: from Brazil to India, but also from the United States to Korea.