Orange Business shines at World Communication Awards 2013


Orange Business was recognized as the Best Global Operator at the 2013 World Communications Awards at the ceremony held on Dec. 3 in London in addition to being recognized for Best Cloud Service, Best Enterprise Service and Best Small Business Service. Now in its 15th year, the World Communication Awards celebrates the organizations and individuals responsible for the innovations that underpin the global telecoms industry.

Tony Lavender, CEO at Plum Consulting and WCA Chair of Judges, said:  “Orange Business led all entrants with the number of wins as well as the number of short-listed entries among fierce competition. The winning entries for Best Global Operator, Best Cloud Service, Best Enterprise Service and Best Small Business Service exemplify the breadth and depth of Orange Business expertise in serving its customers – whether they are large or small companies or require managed or cloud-based services. Specifically, the judges praised Orange Business for the particularly compelling customer cases and innovative solutions that were highlighted in the entries this year.”

This 7th Best Global Operator recognition highlights the rich heritage of Orange Business and its capacity to constantly evolve its network to provide an unmatched and complete network platform to its customers. With local expertise in 166 countries and a cloud-ready network reaching 220 countries and territories, Orange Business offers the world’s largest seamless network for voice and data. Complemented with mobile networks from Orange and affiliates in 40 countries, Orange Business is able to offer the right connectivity at the right location. Its resilient, high-bandwidth, high-quality and secure network is a key enabler for its global solutions portfolio, particularly in strategic areas of companies’ business transformation like cloud computing and new workspace.

The Best Cloud Service award recognizes Orange Business for Flexible Contact Center, a scalable and secure multichannel cloud-based contact center solution that is implemented for more than 200 customers.

The Orange Business machine-to-machine expertise is also celebrated through the attribution of Best Enterprise Service to its Intelligent Apps Enabler. Intelligent Apps Enabler is a cloud-based platform that enables building M2M applications that are tailored to customers’ specific needs, quickly and efficiently, while providing device management, real-time message management and application management.

Le cloud pro from Orange Business was recognized with the Best Small Business Service award. Le cloud pro is a selection of 20-plus cloud-based applications and outsourced services, selected and integrated by Orange Business into a coherent services catalog.


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