News | October 24, 2008

SolarWinds Orion Training Now Available Via Tribal 8(a) Government Contract Provider

TULSA, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Corona Technical Services of Tulsa, Oklahoma ( has announced the signing of a reseller agreement with the NationsNetwork ( This partnership allows agencies needing training or consulting for any of the SolarWinds network management products to meet their Indian owned 8(a) purchasing requirements.

The Agreement gives Corona the ability to offer its training, consulting, and software solutions through the NationsNetwork organization directly to Federal Agencies and other Native American technology solutions customers.

Corona provides class room, on-site, and customized training solutions for the full range of software products available from SolarWinds, Inc. Courses on Orion Network Performance Management (NPM) are most in demand; however, Corona also trains and consults on several other SolarWinds products, including: Orion Network Configuration Manager (NCM - previously known as Cirrus), LANSurveyor, ipMonitor, Voice over IP (VoIP), Wireless Monitor, Orion Netflow Traffic Analyzer, and Orion Application Performance Monitor (APM).

"We feel that offering SolarWinds training and software solutions that are already in high demand by many Federal Agencies though a qualified 8(a) Native American provider will be very attractive to those Agencies and will help them fulfill their Indian owned 8(a) purchasing requirement." –Bill Bigheart, Business Development Consultant, NationsNetwork.Net, Incorporated.

"We're thrilled to be partnering with NationsNetwork in providing standardized and customized training for SolarWinds' products for their customers. Training customers on Orion Network Performance Monitor (NPM) has been a core competency of ours since our foundation." –Jay R. Cummings, Chief Technology Officer, Corona Technical Services.

Network monitoring applications are typically very expensive and extremely difficult to implement. SolarWinds breaks this trend, and Corona Technical Services provides affordable training, installation and support to allow network engineers to maximize their implementation of SolarWinds software.

NationsNetwork is the technology division of the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma Business Development Authority (MTOBDA) a wholly owned Native American Business. NationsNetwork is an Indian owned 8(a) business. Contact NationsNetwork at 918-540-1964 or on the web via

Corona Technical Services, a Tulsa company is a charter provider of training for SolarWinds products and has been training internationally since 2005. Additionally the company provides onsite consulting services, software & maintenance sales, and customized development for its customers. Contact the company at 918-398-8052 or via the web at

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