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Orange Announces COVID Crisis Package for EMEA

Corona crisis is gripping the world. As part of efforts to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, Orange has allocated an additional three million euros to the Orange Foundation. This special fund will be used to support a variety of healthcare and preventive initiatives, and to provide essential supplies in all countries in which the Group is present. The decision to allocate this additional funding was taken by Orange’s Executive Committee and supplements contributions of five million euros already committed by Orange Foundations in countries in Europe and the Africa and Middle East region.

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Microsoft Plans Acquisition of Affirmed Networks

Microsoft has announced an agreement to acquire Affirmed Networks to deliver new opportunities for a global 5G ecosystem. With Affirmed Networks in the team, Microsoft will be able to offer new and innovative solutions tailored to the unique needs of operators, including managing their network workloads in the cloud.

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BT in Talks with Computacenter to sell its Domestic Operations in France

BT and Computacenter today announce that they have entered exclusive negotiations on the acquisition of BT’s domestic operations in France by Computacenter. The transaction is subject to consultations with works councils over a minimum period of two months. This process will adhere to any additional French Government guidance issued as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. It will then be subject to regulatory approval, with completion expected to take place by the end of 2020.

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BT and Google Partners to Promote Cloud Gaming Platform Stadia

BT customers can now enjoy the benefits of faster broadband services while playing video games, thanks to the BT-Google partnership. This Partnership will see BT and Google work to promote cloud gaming for all BT customers. With this agreement in place, BT has become the first European distribution partner for Stadia, Google’s new cloud gaming platform. BT and Google announce…

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Orange Has a New Office for MEA Market

Orange has inaugurated its new office for the Middle East and Africa market, the Orange Middle East and Africa operational head office in Morocco. The new headquarters is located in Casablanca Finance City Tower (CFC) in the heart of Casablanca.

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ZTE Expands European Presence Through Netgem

China-based communication solutions provider, ZTE and Netgem Sign Strategic Partnership to Address the European Fiber Market. ZTE provides telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, while Netgem is the publisher of Diamond, a cloud-based software suite for entertainment and connected home services, and a provider of end-to-end solutions for the telecommunications market. ZTE and Netgem announced that…