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 require ... 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
ORION 2019 Snapshot

ORION 2019 Snapshot

  This is an unusual and difficult time. We're all facing the challenges of COVID-19. At ORION, we're proud of the role we play in empowering Ontario's researchers, educators and innovators — including those hard at work on the pandemic. The ... Continue Reading
The Library Revolution

The Library Revolution

It’s nearly midnight. Most Ontarians are in bed, asleep as they rest for the coming day. But in the City of Vaughan, three public libraries are still open. At the Bathurst Clark, Civic Centre and Pierre Berton Resource Libraries, students ... Continue Reading