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
ORION Cloud Connect

ORION Cloud Connect

ORION Cloud Connect offers cost-effective, high-performance, low-latency connectivity to leading public cloud services.  The increasing pace of innovation continues to drive digital transformation and adoption of public cloud services. ORION Cloud Connect was developed in collaboration with ORION constituents, looking ... Continue Reading
Faces of Innovation: ORION network upgrades impact cutting-edge research at uOttawa

Faces of Innovation: ORION network upgrades impact cutting-edge research at uOttawa

In April 2021, as part of ORION’s network resilience improvements and to better support researchers, professors, students and innovators in the Ottawa region, ORION re-located its Ottawa PoP to the University of Ottawa. The upgrade has a powerful impact on uOttawa Professor and Canada Research Chair in AI-enabled Next-Generation Wireless Networks, Melike Erol-Kantarci and her team. Their cutting-edge research explores technologies that incorporate artificial intelligence, which ... Continue Reading
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ORION relocates PoP to uOttawa to improve network resilience

Ottawa, April 13, 2021 – ORION, Ontario’s research, education, and innovation network, announced today the re-location of its Ottawa network point of presence (PoP) to the University of Ottawa. The move will improve network resilience to better support researchers, professors, students, ... Continue Reading
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ORION’s Rural Remote Advisory Group: Working to close the digital divide

Tackling Canada’s national connectivity gap Access to broadband has long been a global issue, disproportionately felt by those in rural and remote regions. According to data from Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Canada and the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission ... Continue Reading