2014 Tech Workshop

April 16, 2014

Being asked to do more with less? We can help you increase productivity and efficiency, mitigate risk, and enhance the end-user experience.

Join us at the 2014 ORION Tech Workshop to learn about recent network upgrades, future projects and provide your feedback on ORION-led initiatives.

This workshop engages IT staff and management from ORION’s diverse member institutions, providing you with an opportunity to discuss issues directly with ORION’s staff and senior management. 


  • Andy Lam, ORION’s Director of Engineering, discussed recent ORION network upgrades, future projects and services, and held a Q&A session to provide opportunities for audience feedback on ORION-led initiatives. Click here for Andy’s presentation

  • Mark Wolff, Chief Technology Officer with CANARIE, discussed CANARIE’s role in creating, maintaining and advancing Canada’s digital infrastructure. Click here for Mark’s presentation.

  • Jacob Zack, the Senior DNS, Systems and Network Administrator at the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA), gave a technical presentation on .CA DNS services and infrastructure, an overview of DNSSEC and signing domains with .CA, and lastly, a status update on Canadian IXPs. Click here for Jacob’s presentation



THINK Conference

Don’t forget to register for the THINK conference. THINK will be held on April 15, 2014 (the day before the Tech workshop) at the same venue.