AxxSys® Orion

AxxSys® Orion is the next generation of Globecomm’s popular network management system. A robust, scalable platform, AxxSys® Orion monitors and controls all of the terrestrial elements of a satellite communications network and integrates them with ground-based telecom systems, from routers to microwave, fiber to wireless. Deployed over an industry-standard IP network, it is capable of monitoring and controlling dozens to thousands of devices. This standards-based, distributed architecture delivers high quality of service, state-of-the-art security and high reliability with a low total cost of ownership.


AxxSys® Orion is a best-of-breed software system for the monitor and control of:


Distributed Architecture Provides a Robust, Scalable Platform.

AxxSys® Orion consists of software running on centralized or distributed servers, which communicate using standards-based protocols with front-end processors serving each piece of satellite communications equipment.

  • Network management traffic travels over any IP network, from LAN to microwave or satellite to telephone
  • Distributed processing model lowers network utilization demands
  • Centralized storage of all system data
  • Full concurrent redundancy
  • High scalability up to thousands of devices in the network
  • Script-based device drivers requiring no custom code or third-party tools
  • Open architecture with a variety of SQL backend storage options

Intuitive Interface Simplifies Navigation and Operation.

The standards-based software provides intuitive navigation and operation of even highly complex satellite networks.

  • Customizable, full-color, object-based displays that simplify equipment control for ease of operation
  • Signal path colors and object animation enable users to quickly determine the status of devices and entire subsystems
  • Alarm notifications alert users and make it easy to locate and correct problems
  • Powerful scripting utilities allow the operator to perform complex operations easily
  • List boxes, radio buttons, confirmation windows, slide bars, and increment/decrement buttons prevent invalid screen selections and harmful keyboard errors

Comprehensive Reporting and Customization Tools Reduce Management Needs.

AxxSys® Orion includes a wide range of reporting, scripting and customization tools that make activity reporting, system configuration and updates fast and easy.

  • Standard reporting functionality includes system event reporting, automated error reporting and trending of any system status
  • Additional system reports can be generated using any standard SQL reporting tool
  • Customizable security system allows operators to configure operational access for all users
  • System scripting supports standard VB.NET language requiring no compilation or development tools
  • Support for system macros
  • Device Driver Studio Tool comes with Wizard interface for fast configuration
  • Data import/export using standard SQL tools