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Orion Technology amongst Top Finalists for the 2008 Microsoft Partner of the Year Award

CANADA – Today, Orion Technology, a Rolta Company, announced it has been selected as a finalist for the Microsoft Partner of the Year award in Data Management Solutions, Database Management.

“We are proud to have been selected as a finalist. This is a testament to the hard work of our talented team, and the fruits of our valued partnership with Microsoft. We are pleased to see how the power of Orion and Microsoft technology can be leveraged to benefit so many global clients.” said Satinath Sarkar, Vice President of Product Development for Orion Technology.

Awards will be presented in a number of categories, with winners chosen from a pool of more than 2,000 entrants worldwide. The Data Management Solutions, Database Management Partner of the Year award recognizes exceptional partners who support customers with their mission-critical applications. The winning partner’s solution will showcase how Microsoft SQL Server 2005 reduced application downtime, increased scalability and performance, and tightened security controls.

“Partners are critical to delivering rich business solutions and innovative excellence to customers,” said Allison Watson, Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft. “Congratulations to the 2008 Partner Award winners who have each demonstrated innovation beyond measure and an unswerving commitment to delivering the highest levels of customer satisfaction. We look forward to these partners continuing to raise the bar in the design and deployment of customer solutions built on Microsoft technologies.”

Orion Technology, a Rolta Company, is a product development and integration company, specializing in GeoSpatial Fusion™ web applications. 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 advanced security and configuration tools that provide unparalleled data and application integration solutions.

The Microsoft Partner Program Awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions over the past year.