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
2020 was a year like no other

Snapshot 2020: A Year We’ll Never Forget

A message from Alfonso Licata ORION President & CEO 2020 was a year of turmoil and triumphs. What a year. The pandemic affected every part of our lives, but especially how we connect. Overnight, we went from working in an ... 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
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