Flexible Engine, the Orange Business Services public cloud platform, enables you to:
- Create pay-as-you-go virtual machines, including storage and computing resources
- Host your databases and critical applications
- Innovate directly in the cloud using containers, Big Data, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
Your data is hosted in our secure data centers, which are operated by Orange teams and are located in France, Europe, and around the world.
Your virtual machines created instantly and with complete autonomy
You create or delete your pay-as-you-go virtual machines using the rich, user-friendly Flexible Engine console.
You control your databases and manage your storage spaces. All Flexible Engine services can also be accessed and configured via API (Infrastructure as code) in order to automate your deployments.
Advanced features to innovate
You deploy your micro-services and manage your containers. You add value to your data with the integrated big data module. Train your artificial intelligence models in record time by basing them on predetermined GPU templates.
A highly-secure cloud platform
Your critical data and applications are protected: anti-DDoS, web and application firewall, encryption and identity management. The data can be redundant on several data centers within the same Flexible Engine region or internationally. By deploying your disaster recovery (DR) on Flexible Engine, you are protecting the integrity of your data and the continuity of your business activities.
An open, GDPR-compliant public cloud
Built on the open-source framework OpenStack, Flexible Engine ensures the transferability of your data. As a European public cloud, Flexible Engine is fully compliant with the GDPR.
Your data is hosted on our Flexible Engine platforms in France (Paris), Europe (Amsterdam), and the United States (Atlanta). Thanks to the Cloud Alliance, you can deploy your services in Asia, Europe, Africa and South America.
A flexible, cost-effective solution
You gain flexibility and only pay for the cloud resources you use. Our prices are transparent and predictable.
A self-service software catalog for all your needs
Flexible Engine offers compatible software images according to your cloud usage needs: security, website creation, VPN, etc.
GÉANT selects Orange Business Services as its trusted cloud service provider for pan-European educational and research ecosystems
The knowledge and expertise of Orange in the cloud environment will enable us to give our members the right combination of governance, services and pricing. This will allow our members to tap into the power of a future-proofed cloud infrastructure that will significantly expand their research capabilities.
Dave Heyns, Director Cloud and Digital Services, GÉANT
Migrating to the cloud with Orange Business Services: the story of Stratio