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Security

Orange Becomes First in Slovakia to Offer Cyber-Secure 5G FWA for Businesses

February 7, 2024

Via: The Fast Mode

Orange Slovakia has become the first operator in the country to provide 5G Internet connectivity for companies. After a successful test run that started on December 14, 2023, the service is now available for business customers. This service provides businesses […]


News

Vodafone, Orange Make First 4G Calls Over Open RAN Shared Pilot Network in Romania

October 10, 2023

Via: The Fast Mode

Vodafone and Orange announced that they have successfully conducted a pilot with the first real-life experience of 4G calls over a cluster of shared commercial network sites in a rural area near Bucharest, Romania, based on Open RAN technology. This […]


News

European carriers update priority list for O-RAN development

March 23, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

A group comprising some of Europe’s largest telecommunications operators updated a list of priority technical requirements for the development of O-RAN systems. In a statement, the telcos noted that the new release is an update of the document published in […]


Security

Cyberattacks Targeting Mobile Devices on Upward Trajectory, finds Report

January 4, 2022

Via: The Fast Mode

Research from Orange Cyberdefense, Europe’s largest managed security services provider, reveals that there has been a 13% increase in cyberattacks on enterprises over the past 12 months, with a rise in ransomware incidents and, for the first time, a noticeable […]


News

Nokia and Orange trial fifth-gen optics for 400 Gbps services

November 19, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

In a recent trial, Nokia and Orange used the Nokia PSE-Vs, the vendor’s fifth generation super coherent optics, to support end-to-end 400 Gbps services across the carrier’s network. The trial was performed in real-world conditions and over a 914 km […]


Software, Technology

Samsung, Orange Collaborate to Accelerate Development of Open RAN Solutions

November 12, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Samsung Electronics this week announced the company is one of the first global vendors to participate in the opening of Orange’s Open RAN Integration Center in Paris, France. In the center, the two companies will collaborate to disaggregate the hardware […]


Technology, Wireless

Will Open RAN be foundational to 6G?

September 20, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

What exactly will 6G be? Given that current research is taking place among academics and technology partners in the private sector well ahead of formalized discussions within standardization bodies like the 3GPP, that’s hard to say. It’s fair to think […]


Technology, Wireless

Orange Selects Amdocs BSS for Europe’s First 5G SA Network

September 14, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Amdocs on Monday announced that it has been selected by Orange to provide the business support systems for Europe’s first 5G Stand Alone (SA) experimental cloud network launched in July in Lannion, France. The data- and AI-driven software-enabled network, automated […]


News

France ends June with 26,084 authorized 5G sites

July 6, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

France had a total of 26,084 5G authorized sites as of July 1, of which 19,002 were declared technically operational by the local mobile operators, according to the latest information provided by France’s spectrum agency ANFR. ANFR said that the […]


News

Ericsson focuses on vRAN with hybrid physical/virtual Open Lab

March 31, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

In support of the broad industry move toward cloud-based radio access networks running on commodity hardware, Ericsson and a number of operator and other partners announced the launch of the Ericsson Open Lab in Ottawa, Canada. Operators involved include KDDI, […]


Wireless

Iliad kicks off 5G services in France with 5,255 active sites nationwide

December 15, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Iliad subsidiary Free Mobile has become the fourth mobile network in France to announce the commercial launch of 5G. The telco said that its 5G network already has 5,255 active sites across France, which enables the carrier to cover almost […]


Wireless

Nokia to lead European Commission’s 6G research initiative

December 7, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Nokia announced that it is leading the Hexa-X project, the European Commission’s 6G flagship initiative for research that will drive the overall vision for not-yet-standardized 6G. The project goals include creating unique 6G use cases and scenarios, developing fundamental 6G […]


Wireless

As telcos go cloud-native with 5G, HPE sees opportunity from core to edge

August 7, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

In previous generations of cellular, HPE has largely focused its telco core network efforts on subscriber data management. But with 5G designed as a cloud-native network from core to edge, the company sees a much bigger opportunity that leverages its […]


Wireless

Orange takes Open RAN to Central African Republic

July 21, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Parallel Wireless on July 16 announced it is working with multi-national carrier Orange to use its disaggregated Open RAN technology to expand coverage in the operator’s Central African Republic network footprint. In addition to the coverage boost, Orange is looking […]


Wireless

France will not implement total ban on Huawei’s gear for 5G: Report

July 6, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The French government will not implement a total ban on the use of equipment from Chinese vendor Huawei in the rollout of 5G networks, but it will encourage local operators not to use such equipment, French paper Les Echos reported […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Wireless

More operators use network sharing to accelerate 5G

April 30, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

5G networks require significant investment from operators in more fiber and more network infrastructure gear and sites. In an effort to deploy 5G as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible, some operators are cooperating with competitors. Commercial 5G availability is currently […]


Wireless

Vodafone, Orange sign network sharing agreement in Spain that includes 5G

April 25, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Vodafone and Orange have signed a new mobile and fixed network sharing agreement in Spain, with the main aim of enabling a faster deployment of 5G over a wider geographic area, Vodafone said in a release. Under the terms of […]


Wireless

Orange says FWA will be key driver of its 5G rollout

September 7, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

MUNICH, GERMANY- Fixed wireless access technology will be the main driver of French telecom group Orange’s 5G rollout, the group’s SVP of quality operations and performance Roberto Kung said in a keynote presentation during Huawei Operational Transformation Forum 2018, which […]


Software

AT&T, Orange Collaborate to Drive Open Source SDN/NFV

July 21, 2016

Via: The Fast Mode

AT&T and Orange have signed an agreement to collaborate on driving the open source and standardization initiatives that will accelerate the standardization of software-defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV) technologies. Through a network-centric approach, AT&T and Orange are committed to making […]