Dallas-based Orion Communications, a leader in operational workforce management SaaS software for public safety, has been acquired by FieldWare, a Chicago-headquartered provider of criminal justice solutions for judicial and community supervision agencies.
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
FieldWare said the strategic partnership further enhances its cutting-edge technologies that improve workforce efficiencies for a variety of criminal justice practitioners.
“At FieldWare, our mission has always centered on spearheading advanced technological solutions for the justice and community supervision domains. Aligning with Orion is a testament to our vision of providing a comprehensive suite of solutions for a wider range of public sector personnel,” FieldWare CEO Scott Grundberg said in a statement. “By merging FieldWare’s strengths with Orion’s expertise, it sets the stage for transformative offerings that result in operational efficiencies and cost-effectiveness for our clients.”
Known for its comprehensive suite of case management and remote check-in software, FieldWare plans to serve law enforcement, fire, and correctional personnel by adding Orion’s SaaS software to its portfolio, the company said. Orion has served public safety agencies nationwide over the past two decades by automating complex schedules, payroll, asset assignments and training processes based on each customer’s unique policies.
Offering an ‘all-encompassing solution’ for agencies
Ultimately, FieldWare said it intends to seamlessly incorporate Orion’s technological capabilities to offer an all-encompassing solution that addresses the needs of various agencies.
“This is an exciting time for Orion to join forces with FieldWare,” Orion President Leslie DeLatte said in a statement. “Our existing and new customers can expect to see benefits immediately as we take our solutions to expanded levels that will increase their impact on daily workforce operations.”
FieldWare said the acquisition marks the continuation of its expansion vision that focuses on future acquisition alignments that will serve the public sector well into the future.
“The acquisition of Orion Communications brings together two outstanding teams, each brimming with talent and expertise. This union represents more than a corporate transaction; it signifies the fusion of creative minds, innovators, and industry leaders,” FieldWare President Chuck Haling said in a statement. “FieldWare and Orion share a common commitment to pushing the boundaries of technology in our fields, and we’re eager to leverage our collective talents to drive innovation, develop cutting-edge solutions, and deliver excellence to our clients in the justice and public safety sectors.”
FieldWare offers a suite of tools and services. With an emphasis on exceptional user experience and scalability, FieldWare integrates with over 50 state, county, and local systems, serving numerous prestigious agencies.
Orion is dedicated to providing solutions for the federal, state and local public safety workforce that results in operational and administrative efficiencies and is a certified GSA MAS contract holder.
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