Open source


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An end-to-end open source mobile network with traffic prioritization mechanism

During the past few years, Telecommunications industry was characterized by continuous evolution and integration of innovative concepts. Software Defined Networking (SDN), Network Functions Virtualization (NFV), and Cloud technologies are changing the way mobile networks are designed, deployed, and operated [1]. SDN improves network architecture by bringing dynamic scalability, easier management, and reducing the required manual effort. […]


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 […]


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Customer files checked by virtual agents in Senegal

The work carried out by the Orange Nomad Back Office team in Senegal seems never-ending and futile. Day after day, the team’s 17 members manually process 15,000 subscription requests submitted by resellers on the ground via the Nomad platform. When AI helps humans Their work involves verifying the authenticity of identity cards sent in the […]


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Orange experiments with an open source aerial network at the French Windsurf Championships!

The spectators of the French Windsurf Championships have had the opportunity to experience real-time immersion thanks to a connectivity bubble.


Research blog  /  Blog

Extreme 5G coverage

The 5G dynamic is enabling mobilisation of the ecosystem in bridging the gap of internet connectivity in sparsely populated areas.


Smarter society  /  Article

How IT containerisation is speeding up application development

Containers enable the transport of virtual applications from one operating system to another, and for the various material components and software programs to communicate with one another.


Smarter society  /  Article

Blockchain: improving the efficiency of the maritime trade supply chain

IBM and Maersk, a container shipping company, create a digital platform based on blockchain technology, replacing the paper system with digitalisation so as to gain in efficiency.


Smarter society  /  Article

Orange is designing standardised APIs to facilitate the interoperability of ethernet services from operators to businesses

Thanks to standardised APIs, operators’ networks across the world will be able to connect to each other in a few seconds, thus providing end-to-end services for their clients.


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.


Smarter society  /  Video

Thomas Morin, a network engineer in open source mode

Virtualization of networks, open source, open innovation: Thomas Morin, a network engineer at Orange, explains his way of working.


Augmented Planet  /  Article

Open Source, the innovation accelerator

“Linux and Open Source have won, get over it”. That was the title of an article published in early 2016 on ZDNet, which sounded like a death knell and reflected a kind of inevitability. But the sentence is no less true for all that, and is becoming more evident with every passing year. At a […]