RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO, CANADA and GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN, USA - June 05, 2006 - VELOCITIE Integration, Inc., a leading provider of integrated GIS solutions and Orion Technology Inc., a web-GIS software and integration services company, announced today that the two organizations have signed a business partnership agreement. Under terms of the partnership, VELOCITIE will provide value-added services for Orion's OnPoint suite of web-GIS software solutions.
The two companies have begun exploring opportunities together in the utilities, local government and telecommunications industries. Orion Technology's flagship product, 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. OnPoint provides out-of-the-box implementation capabilities, powerful administration tools for customizing and managing the web portal, and unparalleled data-integration features.
VELOCITIE assists organizations in the energy, municipal, and telecommunications industries in improving their operations, service quality and customer satisfaction by providing best practice implementation strategies and cost-effective GIS solutions. They have extensive experience in the GIS industry and have served some of the largest and most innovative infrastructure management companies in North America. VELOCITIE uses state-of-the-art geospatial technology to help their clients improve customer service and increase the value of their current investments in technology. As such, Orion's OnPoint Software Suite is a natural extension to their robust network of alliances with leading software and services firms, and will enhance VELOCITIE's end-to-end solutions capabilities.
"VELOCITIE has a wealth of experience in the energy and telecommunications industries," commented Faizal Hasham, Director of Sales and Marketing for Orion Technology Inc. "Orion is becoming more established in these fields and we are excited to be working with VELOCITIE to continue to grow our presence."
"We are always looking for solution partners who can help us bring value to our client's business operations. Orion Technology's innovative product suite combined with the company's approach towards customer satisfaction is an excellent addition to our solution offerings." stated Bart Koenig, President of VELOCITIE.
VELOCITIE Integration, Inc. provides integrated GIS solutions for utilities, municipalities and telecommunication companies. With offices in Green Bay and Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Denver, Colorado, the team at VELOCITIE brings over 225 years of combined experience in serving the GIS industry. VELOCITIE has the knowledge, insight, experience, and proven success to ensure that its clients have a clear path for implementing GIS with their business needs in mind. Our objective is for clients to realize the true benefits and cost savings of integrating GIS technology with their IT and core business practices while implementing a wide array of industry leading products.
For a complete profile of VELOCITIE's GIS services, visit www.velocitie.com.
About Orion Technology Inc.
Orion Technology, based in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada, is a technology consulting and services integration company, specializing in web-GIS. Orion's focus is on helping organizations incorporate spatial technology into all facets of their businesses. Their wealth of knowledge in the GIS domain and top-notch GIS software-development expertise has been showcased with their award-winning flagship product OnPoint. Orion's easy-to-use web-GIS products and custom application development services have helped Orion 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 its products, visit www.oriongis.com.