Facts & Figures

ORION continues to grow by leaps and bounds. In 2017, we connected more institutions than ever before, and they utilized more bandwidth on our network than ever before. That means Ontario’s innovation community is more powerful and better connected than it’s ever been.

Thanks to that growth, ORION was able to invest more than $3 million into our network infrastructure, ensuring that our remarkable progress continues, and that we’re always on the cutting edge of technology, empowering our community to drive innovation across the province.

Enabling Collaboration

421% Increase in Research & Education Collaboration Bandwidth Since 2012.

258% Increase In Network Capacity Utilization since 2012


2017 Revenue: $6,465,970

2017 Operating Expenses: $5,484,561

2017 Network Infrastructure Investments: $3,121,830

*Including support from CANARIE

Empowering Northern Innovation

the challenge

The Way Forward