Orbital Technologies Inc.

Orbital Technologies Inc.

June 09, 2008 12:00 ET

Orbital Technologies Introduces Driver Development Services to Connect Smart Health Devices to Microsoft HealthVault

Software Development Services Firm Set to Attend HealthVault Solutions Conference June 9th-10th

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 9, 2008) - Orbital Technologies Inc., a leading Vancouver-based software development services company, announced today development support for device manufacturers for building Windows Portable Device (WPD) drivers to connect smart health devices to Microsoft HealthVault. HealthVault is Microsoft's consumer health platform that provides consumers with the ability to search, store and connect to their health information for simplified health management and wellness.

"Orbital has a long track record of building complex device drivers and software for many of the world's leading software and technology companies," said Amyn Rajan, CEO of Orbital Technologies. "We are excited to support HealthVault and offer extended development services to device manufacturers to develop drivers for connectivity to the platform. Such connectivity will aid in providing innovative solutions that assist people in effectively managing their everyday health."

"Organizations such as Orbital play a significant role in the development of innovative applications and devices that connect with HealthVault," said Bert Van Hoof, Director of Partner and Developer Program, Microsoft Health Solutions Group. "Industry support like Orbital's is key to delivering new health solutions that enable consumers to collect, act on and share their health data with people they trust."

HealthVault is a free Web-based platform designed to put people in control of their health data. It provides people with a choice of third-party applications and devices to help them manage things such as fitness, diet and health. HealthVault also provides a privacy - and security - enhanced foundation on which a broad ecosystem of providers-from medical providers and health and wellness device manufactures to health associations-can build innovative new health and wellness management solutions to help put people in control of their and their family's health.

About Orbital Technologies Inc.

Orbital Technologies Inc. (www.orbitaltech.com) is Vancouver-based leader in software development services that provides custom software solutions across a range of platforms and technologies, including Windows, Macintosh, Unix, Linux, .Net, J2EE, J2SE, J2ME, Symbian OS, Windows Mobile, and other mobile embedded systems.

Orbital specializes in developing software for software companies. Orbital works with many of the world's leading software and technology companies, such as Microsoft, to develop custom software components or entire applications for often complex or resource intensive projects.

For more information about Orbital's software development services, visit www.orbitaltech.com, or call +1.604.681.7237 x2.

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Contact Information

  • Orbital Technologies Inc.
    Jay Elliott
    (604) 681-7237 x106
    Email: media(at)orbitaltech.com
    Website: www.orbitaltech.com