Nokia: accelerating digitalization with industrial-grade private wireless/IP networking

Nokia is a Finnish multinational telecommunications, information technology and consumer electronics company founded in 1865. Nokia's headquarters are in Espoo, in the greater Helsinki metropolitan area.

Highly reliable, flexible, industrial-grade networking solutions

Orange and Nokia collaborate closely on 4G coverage solutions for large companies and have joined forces to take off the 5G ecosystem in France. Orange Business Services and Nokia are also collaborating on IP routing solutions for businesses, optical LAN solutions, IPAM and private Interco DC solutions.

Nokia was the official 5G live supplier at the Orange Business Summit event in 2019 and on the 8K over 5G live TV display with two on-air 5G sites at Roland Garros. SNCF, Nokia and Orange Business Services are collaborating on 5G at the railway station in Rennes, in Schneider factory and Enedis sites.

Helping Orange Business Services customers on their digital transformation journey

With more than 1,300 industrial networks deployed worldwide, Nokia provides a unique opportunity for Orange Business Services to address the following B2B segments with high-performance network connectivity and digital automation solutions:

  • Manufacturing and logistics
  • Public sector
  • Transportation
  • Energy
  • Hospitality

The unique potential and international presence of Orange Business Services associated with Nokia offers high-quality network infrastructure solutions, such as:

  • Private wireless LTE/5G and mobile indoor coverage
  • LAN optic with MEC and next gen PON
  • Converged IP/MPLS, packet optical
  • Secured data centers interconnect
  • IoT and analytics

Nokia solutions leveraging technologies and embracing market changes

  1. Enterprise connectivity: including DC interconnect, SDN-DCN, SD-WAN
  2. Future-proof broadband for hospitality, venues, campus: Nokia Passive Optical LAN, Mobile Indoor Solution
  3. Specialized solutions: system integration cases: IP/MPLS for mission-critical networks, new solutions for utilities, transport and public sector networks
  4. Industry private LTE: private LTE solutions for mission-critical services, public venues such as airports requiring fast and highly-secure access, and dedicated networks for specific industry needs
  5. Government-driven broadband initiatives
  6. Impact/IoT, security, etc.

Our certifications

Orange is certified as Expert in IP Routing and WDM by Nokia. This certification is a result of training in four categories:

  • Sales associate
  • Sales engineering specialist
  • Field technician
  • Network integration

Nokia unified multiservice network for telecoms and mission-critical IT for EDF Group

The challenges of the RTE – EDF Group project were: obsolescence of the network, increased number of CCTV cameras and an increase in high-definition surveillance cameras.

Our partnership was able to offer:

  • Unified multi-service IP/optical network for telecoms and mission-critical IT, providing secure, logical differentiation of data for separate VPNs
  • Unified end-to-end network operation (WDM/IP), including security
  • Secure and redundant architecture
Visit Nokia

Founded in 1865 and based in Espoo (Finland), Nokia is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and things. With state-of-the-art software, hardware and services for any type of network, Nokia is uniquely positioned to help communications service providers, governments and large enterprises deliver on the promise of 5G, the cloud and the Internet of Things. Serving customers in over 100 countries, their research scientists and engineers continue to invent and accelerate new technologies that will increasingly transform the way people and things communicate and connect.

  • 103,000+ employees globally
  • Net sales of US $22.5 billion in 2018