ORION Cloud Connect: Created with the Community

ORION Cloud Connect: Created with the Community

  This summer, we launched ORION Cloud Connect, a new service that enables dedicated access to public cloud services using the ORION network. Like all ORION services, Cloud Connect was developed in response to and in collaboration with the ORION ... Continue Reading
David Smith presenting at the Network Planning Workshop

ORION works with community to inform network priorities

Network Planning Workshop Here at ORION, we are forming our three-year network plan together with our community. It all started last May at our Advisory Group Meetup when we brainstormed priorities.  Last October, we held a Design Thinking Workshop in which we ... Continue Reading
cloud computing

Cloud Adoption Part 2: A business case and reality check

This is the second part of ORION’s blog series, Cloud Adoption, about cloud technology and its adoption in Ontario’s research, education and innovation industries and enterprises. The cloud. Google has about 1.1 billion search results on the subject – no doubt ... Continue Reading
lessons learned

Lessons Learned – Advanced Computing Workshop 2015

On March 5, 2015, an array of research technology leaders met in Toronto for ORION's Advanced Computing Workshop, supported by Compute Ontario. Of the latest developments and key issues related to the uptake of cloud computing, early adopters in Ontario ... Continue Reading