MARKHAM, ONTARIO, CANADA and KINGSTON, JAMAICA – Sept. 17, 2008 – Orion Technology, a Division of Rolta Canada Ltd., and Geonet Technology Services Ltd. announced today that they have been chosen to implement Orion's enterprise Web-GIS solution OnPoint™ for the National Environment and Planning Agency in Jamaica.
An Executive Agency operating since April 2001, the National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) represents a merger between the Natural Resources Conservation Authority (NRCA), the Town Planning Department (TPD) and the Land Development and Utilization Commission (LDUC). The goal of NEPA is to integrate environmental, planning and sustainable development policies and programmes to improve customer service and development in Jamaica.
About Geonet Technology Services Ltd.
GeoNet is a company specializing in the provision of GIS enabled information technology software solutions for the land management, real estate and utility industries in the Caribbean. Our use of technologies based on GIS software standards and open systems architecture and our highly trained programming, GIS and engineering experts make us uniquely positioned to unleash the infinite possibilities of the GIS and Internet technologies to help our customers succeed.GeoNet is an advocate for the widespread implementation of GPS and GIS based solutions throughout the Caribbean region serving a number of government agencies, non-government organizations and private businesses. Business partner agreements with leading software providers support real innovation to deliver software solutions that are customer focused and integrated with existing information systems.
About Orion Technology, a Division of Rolta Canada Limited
Orion Technology, a Division of Rolta Canada Ltd., product development and integration company specializing in web-GIS, helps 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™. Rolta is a leading provider and developer of Information Technology based services in GeoSpatial Information Systems (GIS); Engineering Design Services; Software Development; IT Infrastructure, Network, and Services management; Security; ERP and Business Intelligence Consulting & Deployment services worldwide. For more about Orion's OnPoint and Rolta, please visit www.oriongis.com and www.rolta.com.