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Orange in talks to take full ownership of Cloudwatt

Orange has confirmed it is in talks to buy out Cloudwatt; it already owns nearly half the company

Orange is in advanced talks to buy out Cloudwatt, a French infrastructure as a service provider co-owned by Orange, Thales, and Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations, according to multiple reports. The move could signal defeat of the French government’s attempt to build sustainable local rivals to US-based cloud providers.

SFR looks to clouds for enterprise offering

French carrier SFR has tapped HP to build it a complete cloud services platform designed to enable the service provider to offer cloud-based services with utility-based pricing to French companies.