As a catalyst for transition, this private Institute of Research and Technology champions a more responsible approach to digital innovation. It offers innovative solutions to meet market demands and address the challenges of digital trust.

Our technologies are developed for digital infrastructure, the cultural and creative industries, health care, defense, security, and industry 4.0. Hailing from industry and academia, our researchers and engineers work at the main campus in Rennes and at our sites in Paris, Brest, and Lannion.

With its advanced engineering team and the scientific resources it owns, b<>com provides its clients with innovations that make the difference. Technological products, intellectual property, research contracts, consulting, and technological platforms are the primary solutions we offer.

b<>com is supported by the government’s Investissements d’Avenir program, the Region of Brittany, Rennes Métropole, Lannion Trégor Communauté and Brest Métropole.

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our expertise

artificial intelligence

augmented reality, virtual reality


5G & IoT

images & sound processing

cognitive technologies

advanced engineering

innovate with b<>com

Whether you're a large corporation, an academic institution, or a small/medium business, when you choose b<>com you're getting a long-term partnership. b<>com produces knowledge, impact, and technology, primarily for the benefit of its investors. Engaging with us is an investment and a sharing of the risk inherent in seizing new opportunities.

Want to find the outside skills you need? Pool your R&D investments? Accelerate your access to the market? Be a part of our galaxy, enjoying privileged contacts and information about your major technological challenges? Learn about all of our “win-win” deals.

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Great partnership comes with b<>com!

Tatiana Bergamo, TDF

Nicolas Poisson, SNCF

Aurélie Laizé, Airbus

Cédric Hardouin, Viaccess-Orca

François Picand, TDF

international strategy

Given the international markets in which it operates, b<>com has developed a network of international partners in Europe, North America, and Asia. Researcher mobility, licensing, collaborative research, and content co-production are just some of the ways to cooperate with the global innovation ecosystem that enable us to accelerate in our areas of expertise.

    • Digiworld Institute (IDATE)
    • Fraunhofer HHI
    • OBVIA
    • Québec International
    • Waterloo University
    • Société des Arts technologiques (SAT)
    • MICA
    • NICT
    • Ecole Supérieure Polytechnique (ESP) de l'UCAD
    • European partnerships
    • World partnerships
    • European projects

    standardization bodies and professional alliances

    Besides the partnerships we've forged, b<>com has been actively involved since 2014 in major world standardization bodies and professional alliances.


    A symbol of its commitment to a quality approach, b<>com is ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 certified and was awarded the price for the best affiliated datacenter in 2015 in the "New Datacenter" category by the experts from the European Code program of Conduct for Data Centers Energy Efficiency. Since 2022, b<>com *Training* services are certified by Qualiopi.

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    certification medical
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    In 2017, b<>com won the Technology Innovation Award at the NAB Show in Las Vegas, which is given to the best technical contributions to the world of broadcasting.

    In 2019, b<>com’s HDR converter *Sublima* was chosen as "Product of the Year" at the NAB Show in Las Vegas.

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