College Goes the Distance

College Goes the Distance

Ontario’s digital frontier includes distance learning, which provides greater opportunities to remote communities across the province. Thanks to a partnership between Contact North | Contact Nord and ORION, students can access rich content from Ontario’s best universities and colleges.Online Learning ... Continue Reading
Intelligent communities, IoT

Creating tomorrow’s intelligent communities

In the Internet of Things (IoT), devices need connectivity to send data they collect to repositories for analysis and then to institutions where people can make data-powered decisions. With connectivity like ORION, the gateway to discovery is opened, enabling data ... Continue Reading
Lambton College ORION gamified learning

Faces of Innovation: Gamified Learning at Lambton College

Lambton College took learning to a new level by gamifying its courses on D2L's Brightspace platform. The result? Flexible learning environments for students and increased engagement. With ORION's reliable network, students and teachers can have reliable access to education on ... Continue Reading
ORION K-12 teacher report

Bridging the Digital Divide in Schools

How do we bridge the digital divide, support the education of the next generation and help shape the innovators of tomorrow? By making sure that every student in Ontario has equal access to technology and connectivity. ORION’s Nexus K-12 Teacher ... Continue Reading
3D map universe

The 3D Map of the Universe

Research and education institutions in Ontario need networks that can keep pace with their vision of the future. ORION connects these researchers to the advanced computing resources that are essential to their work.Colours of the UniverseAt first glance, the picture ... Continue Reading