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IWCE 2019 Conference Recap: Witnessing a revolution is exciting. Leading one is invigorating.

This past week’s International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) in Las Vegas brought together all of the biggest names in the critical communications industry. More than 7,000 professionals among the government, public safety, utilities, transportation, and enterprise industries attended the event which featured the latest products and innovations featuring 400 exhibitors. The Orion team was on […]

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Mobile World Congress 2019- Orion after report

The Orion team had an exciting and productive week at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. We met with mobile operators, device manufacturers, infrastructure providers, innovative service companies, industry analysts and the media. More than 110,000 mobile industry thought-leaders attended, bringing together the latest innovations and cutting-edge technology from more than 2,400 of the world’s […]

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The Four Trends That Will Drive Voice Technology In 2019

In 2018, Orion saw widespread adoption of voice-powered, push-to-talk devices across enterprise companies. In addition to announcing Orion Sync™, the company added significant features to the Orion Connected Voice Platform including Orion Pro, AppTalk, AppTalk Plus, and numerous Voice Bots including Inventory Bot and Panic Bot. Now more than ever, voice technology is becoming a […]

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How a Global Energy Corporation Streamlined Communication and Automated Workflows with Orion

A global energy company implementing its digital transformation A global energy and mining corporation running an extensive operation in the southwest US looks to innovative communications and digital transformation to improve operations and worker safety. At the site, the company operates two mines, each of which stretches a mile wide. The desert terrain at this […]

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How a Major US Hospital Cut Emergency Wait Times with Orion Voice Bots and Onyx

Inefficient communication at a large hospital system A large public hospital system has an ongoing organization-wide initiative to identify process improvements and streamline workflows. As part of that initiative, they recently discovered that they were inadvertently creating excessively long wait times for emergency department visits. Hospital staff and first responders had to follow a long […]

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How Arrowhead Dental Saved Time and Money with Orion

Managing a busy dental office Arrowhead Dental is a dental practice in Evanston, Wyoming. Their staff implement the most up-to-date technology to offer their patients an enjoyable and comfortable dental atmosphere. Their skilled dentists provide comprehensive dental care for families across the state and online through virtual visits. For this busy dental office, a staff […]

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How a State College Library Automated Customer Service Requests with Orion

Providing excellent service to library visitors — while trying to get everything else done Working and communicating with a team across multiple campus locations can often pose difficulties. Messaging tools like mobile phones and walkie-talkies aren’t sophisticated enough to work for teams on the move. This was the case for a state college where librarians needed […]

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How a National Bike-Share Company Boosts Operations Efficiency and Worker Safety with Orion

  A national bike-sharing company faces operations bottlenecks For many rapidly growing companies, building an efficient technology stack that scales with the business can be tough. Complex issues can emerge as teams grow and insufficient technology, coupled with burgeoning operations, causes bottlenecks. This was the problem facing a major national bike-share company that’s rapidly growing […]

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Orion Sync Announced as 2019 Edison Awards Finalist in Materials Science and Engineering Category

We’re excited to announce that Orion’s next-generation LTE and Wi-Fi enabled push-to-talk device, Orion Sync™, has been named a 2019 Edison Awards finalist in the Materials Science and Engineering category. What makes Orion Sync an award-winning invention Orion’s groundbreaking new device Orion Sync is an LTE push-to-talk wearable that enables team communication over any distance. […]

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