Orange was launched in the UK in 1994 and has been at the forefront of innovation in the mobile world ever since, becoming the leading operator in the UK. Now an international company, Orange operates in 19 countries with 50 million customers worldwide.

Wayes were involved in the production of the network requirement definitions to cover the creation of the administration infrastructure required for their launch network architecture. The task initially being done to rationalise the physical network being provisioned for launch. Thereby ensuring that services required for launch could in fact be provisioned utilising the technology being acquired for switched and administrative functions.

Subsequent network requirement definitions being produced for accounting/charging, operations and maintenance, statistical monitoring for both network management and planning, and the co-ordination of deliverables through build and issue control.