Orange Labs form the worldwide innovation network of the France Telecom-Orange Group. Set up in 2006, they have a staff of 5,000 (researchers, marketeers, engineers) in 9 different countries (UK, France, Poland, China, Korea, Japan, Jordan, Egypt and USA) on 4 continents. Each Orange Labs is thus integrated into its own geographic ecosystem, enabling it to get a grip on and anticipate technological progress and changes in usages throughout the world. The Orange Labs international network is a concrete expression of the Group’s aim to breathe new life into innovation and make it the driving force behind its transformation.
R&D (Orange Labs) is the principal source of innovation for the Group, with more than 8,500 patents registered. Consisting of 3,800 researchers in 18 laboratories on four continents (8 in France and 10 in Europe, Africa, America and Asia), its scope and coverage enables it to detect all technological breakthroughs and encourage partnerships.
Global standards among real and virtual worlds
Multimodal Interfaces for Disabled and Ageing Society
Collaborative Aggregated Multimedia for Digital Home
Autonomic network for SOHO users. Pervasive computing for digital homes
Enabling Model Transformation-Based Cost Efficient Adaptive Multi-modal User Interfaces
Multimodal multimedia personal information centre
Open Source Middleware for Open Systems in Europe
Context Aware Environment for Ambient Services
Advanced platforms and Technologies for the provision of communication Services
software Development Process for Real-Time Embedded software Systems
Platform for Enhanced Provisioning of Terminal-independent Applications
Real-Time Internet Platform Architectures