The aim of the Institute of Research and Technology (IRT) b<>com is to accelerate the development and marketing of tools, products, and services for improving everyday living, through research and innovation in digital technologies. In concrete terms, b<>com innovates at the highest levels in the fields of hypermedia (ultra-high-definition images, 3D, smart content, and virtual and augmented reality, to name a few), ultra-high-speed fixed and mobile networks, and its starting field of e-health.

  • innovation
  • future
  • better life
  • great ideas
  • better experiences


IDATE and b<>com : a new partnership

The french IRT has just signed a collaboartion agreement with the Institute of specialized studies in Telecom, Internet, and Media Markets. First step of this agreement : an IDATE consultant moving into b<>com’s new campus in Rennes.
IDATE and b<>com : a new partnership

b<>com new Campus © Fred Pieau

New Campus is now reality

b<>com is starting 2015 in its new Campus
New Campus is now reality

Spotlight on CES 2015

A look back at the worldwide high-tech expo with our special correspondents Vincent Marcatté, Bertrand Guilbaud, and Ludovic Noblet.
Spotlight on CES 2015

Sivasothy Shanmugalingam (in yellow) and Jérôme Thiéry (in blue) with their b<>com's project team

3 questions for a member: Astellia

A close look at the partnership between b<>com and Astellia with Julien Lecoeuvre, its Co-founder & Executive Vice President Innovation & Strategic Marketing & Chief Technological Officer.
3 questions for a member: Astellia

innovation fields

b<>com innovates in 3 main fields:

  • Hypermedia (ultra-high-definition images, 3D images, smart content, virtual and augmented reality, etc.)
  • Networks & Security (ultra-high-speed and upcoming generations)
  • e-Health

To achieve our goals, we have developed a line of skills for use across industries, divided into nine varieties of experimentation.


Discover the solutions and publications released at b<>com.