MARKHAM, ONTARIO, CANADA — AUGUST 01, 2008 — Orion Technology, a Division of Rolta Company Ltd., today announced that the latest release of its flagship product OnPoint™, version 6.2, marks the introduction of the OnPoint Software Developer Kit (SDK) to OnPoint’s growing capabilities. Along with the arrival of enhanced thematic mapping, OnPoint™ SDK is the perfect compliment for GIS development in today’s ever changing marketplace, and is only available with the latest version of Orion’s OnPoint™.
The OnPoint SDK enables users with the ability to customize functionality to complement the extensive functionality OnPoint currently offers. Users are able to extend OnPoint in areas which include User Interface Customization, Functions to Manage Search/Selection Results, as well as the ability to perform Authentication/Authorization of Customer Components. Orion’s product manager Daniel Houle says “The SDK will allow our partners and customers to extend OnPoint and bi-directional integration capabilities at the application layer using SOAP and REST web services.”
With the addition of OnPoint™ SDK to the newest release of OnPoint™ users are given the ability to improve on their GIS by applying out-of-the-box implementation capabilities, advanced security, and powerful administration tools for customizing and managing your web portal. Since the introduction of OnPoint™ there have been numerous advancements in development and the inclusion of OnPoint™ SDK brings GIS customization to the next level.
About Orion & Rolta
Orion Technology, a Division of Rolta Canada Ltd., 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 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. Orion, based in Markham, Ontario, Canada is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rolta International, Inc., the US subsidiary and headquarters for international operations of Rolta India Limited. Rolta is a multinational engineering consulting organization that has executed projects in more than 35 countries over 25 successful years. Rolta employs more than 5,000 professionals in Rolta facilities and at client locations in multiple countries, with world headquarters in Mumbai, India. Rolta is a leading provider and developer of Information Technology based GeoSpatial Information Systems (GIS), Engineering Design Services, Software Development, advanced Security and Network management, and ERP Consulting and Deployment services worldwide. The company is listed on the NSE and BSE in India, with its GDRs listed on the London Stock Exchange and its FCCBs are listed on Singapore Stock Exchange. Rolta’s unrelenting focus on the client’s perspective of successful resolution enhances our ability to design engagements that leverage Rolta’s global capabilities (onsite, offsite, and offshore engineering capability) to provide for the best customer value in all we do. For more about OnPoint and Orion, please visit www.oriongis.com. For more about Rolta and our global capabilities, please visit www.rolta.com .