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Metro Ethernet Forum names Orange's McFadzen as new chairman

The Metro Ethernet Forum has begun a new leadership chapter, naming Andrew McFadzen, Orange Business Services' head of global marketing, as its new chairman.

Orange's Vivek Badrinath quits at critical time for operator

Vivek Badrinath, a rising star at Orange Group and the former CEO of Orange Business Services, has decided to leave the group in order to pursue new opportunities at the Accor hotel group, the French company confirmed on Monday.

Orange Business beefs up cyberdefense capabilities with Atheos acquisition

Orange Business Services has acquired Atheos, a deal which will advance its standing in the European cyberdefense market segment. Terms of the acquisition agreement were not revealed.

Orange Business links with Samsung for secure tablets

Orange Business Services plans to work together with Samsung Electronics to help enterprises make better use of the opportunities that tablets can provide.

Orange Business Services looks to Qatar for emerging markets opportunity

Orange Business Services is targeting telecommunications opportunities in the Middle East, launching a joint venture company in Qatar--its second in the region--to "qualify, design and build targeted projects" in the country.

OVCC compliant videoconferencing services become available

The Open Visual Communications Consortium (OVCC) on Tuesday announced that the first series of OVCC-compliant video conferencing services are being offered by AT&T, BCS Global, Airtel Business, BT, Glowpoint and Orange Business Services.

Analyst: M2M service providers scramble to avoid commoditisation

Europe's Tier 1 machine-to-machine service providers are urgently looking for ways to confront the expected commoditisation of M2M connectivity, according to a new study from Frost & Sullivan.

Orange remains dominant global Ethernet player, says Vertical Systems Group

Orange Business Services, the business services arm of France Telecom, continues to dominate the global Ethernet services market in terms of port shares, as seen in Vertical Systems Group's mid-2012 global provider Ethernet Leaderboard.

VSG: AT&T, Level 3 raise global Ethernet profile, while Orange holds first place

While Vertical Systems Group's 2011 year-end global Ethernet report may have seen little change since its mid-year 2011 report with Orange Business Services continuing to hold onto its number one

TeleGeography: Partnerships key to scaling international VPN coverage

As more multinational enterprises adopt cloud-based services and videoconferencing to conduct business, they are looking to their respective service providers for wider IP VPN and Ethernet coverage,