Best Strategy Against Ransomware: Let it Happen

Best Strategy Against Ransomware: Let it Happen

Did you know that ransomware attacks typically target personal workstations? That being said, they have little to do with hosted web applications. If you are managing data in your organization, there are two ways to best protect yourselves as end ... Continue Reading

ORION in the community: Ryerson University v4Lab

What do you get when you put highly inquisitive students and robots into Ryerson’s new Student Learning Centre? You see the very sparks of invention fly. That’s what happened from July 11 – 22, 2016 when ORION’s director of engineering ... Continue Reading

ORION Offers Supra ITS Managed Cloud Services

Canadian-based IT hybrid and public cloud company tailors services to the needs of public sector (Toronto) – Ontario Research and Innovation Optical Network (ORION) is pleased to partner with Supra ITS to provide its managed information technology and cloud services ... Continue Reading
digital library archives, McMaster University

Preserving History with Digital Library Cloud Technology

Ontario’s university students, faculty and researchers have access to hundreds of terabytes of research data, e-journals, e-books, statistics and geospatial data through the online Scholars Portal service, which ensures that these rich resources will be preserved and accessible – and ... 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