RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO, CANADA – June 29, 2007 – Orion Technology Inc. is pleased to announce that it conducted an OnPoint 6 Training Course for the first time in the United States. Orion partnered with one of its clients, the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County, to deliver a new and improved training course in West Palm Beach, Florida from June 11th to 15th, 2007.
After numerous training courses in Canada, Orion moved its classroom into the US with a brand new, state-of-the-art, exercise based training program in order to optimize the learning experience for OnPoint 6 training. Orion’s Training Services ensure the success of your GIS implementation by modular based training on the OnPoint Suite of web-GIS products, GIS concepts, and core software.
“With our client base growing at a tremendous rate in the US, this is the first of what we hope will be many OnPoint training courses in the US. We are excited about our new training material and curriculum, which has been developed with the goal of empowering our clients to further extend OnPoint within their organizations.” remarked Shafik Jiwani, Chief Operating Officer of Orion.
About Orion Technology Inc.
Orion Technology Inc., based in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada, is a product development and integration company, specializing in web-GIS. Orion's focus is on helping organizations incorporate spatial technology into all facets of their business. Orion’s wealth of knowledge in the GIS domain and top-notch software-development expertise is showcased by the award-winning flagship product OnPoint. OnPoint is enjoying growing support in the GIS community, both domestically and internationally, as a standard for providing geographic data through intuitive Internet and Intranet web-based user interfaces. The newest release of OnPoint provides out-of-the-box implementation capabilities, advanced security, powerful administration tools for customizing and managing web portals, and unparalleled data and application integration features. OnPoint can now connect to more spatial data sources including ESRI® ArcGIS® Server, ArcIMS®, ArcSDE, OGC® (WMS & WFS), Microsoft® Virtual Earth and MapPoint®, Pictometry® and more. It also connects to non spatial data in Oracle®, SQL Server, and any other ODBC complaint database to allow user interaction. OnPoint requires no programming because it is fully configurable through the powerful administration tool.
Orion's easy-to-use web-GIS solutions have helped us achieve phenomenal success in securing and delivering projects for reputable clients worldwide - from small organizations to entire countries.
To find out more about Orion and OnPoint, visit www.oriongis.com