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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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How a City Police Department Maintains Safety & Efficiency for Its Undercover Officers with Orion

Keeping police officers safe while undercover isn’t easy Officer safety is always a top priority for law enforcement agencies. This Western US police force runs many covert operations, from surveillance of suspected criminals to going undercover at large public events. These events, like marathons, parades, and public demonstrations, increasingly run a risk of violent activity. […]

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How a Major Hotel Brand Delivers Premium Guest Service with Orion Push to Talk

Striving for excellent service in hospitality For this hotel in the southeastern US, staff must be in constant communication to provide excellent customer experiences. The ten-story hotel and conference center is part of a major hotel chain, and staff work around the clock to accommodate guests and conference attendees. In the past, management used traditional […]

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How Orion Powered Real-Time Communication for a Large Medical Center

Providing environmental services in a large hospital The environmental services team of a top healthcare provider in the Northeastern US faced a difficult challenge recently when they realized their in-house communication system couldn’t adequately serve their needs. Hospital beds are in high demand, and reducing patient wait time is a critical goal of hospital management. […]

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How Orion Powered Heads-Up Communication for the Eastern Pennsylvania Tactical EMS Team

Providing emergency medical care in tactical situations Time is always of the essence for the Eastern Pennsylvania Tactical EMS Team. They’re an organization of SWAT paramedics and physicians who respond to emergencies across eastern Pennsylvania. As a tactical paramedic service, they need to stay in sync with dispatch to get details on their daily objectives. […]

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Get the totally redesigned Orion Push to Talk app for Android

We heard your feedback and requests. Today, we’re excited to announce a brand new version of the Orion Push to Talk app for Android. The new Orion app is a completely rethought and redesigned experience that enhances usability, reliability, and performance for organizations of any size. Here are just a few of the specific additions […]

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CES 2019: Three Major Industry Trends

By Mark Schultz, Head of Business Development Over 182,000 industry professionals convened in Las Vegas this month for the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The Orion team was on the ground with our partner, Sequans, and showcased our full suite of products, demonstrating the latest in our Orion Connected Voice Platform and push-to-talk apps. We […]

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