On March 4, 2008, Orbit@home completed the installation of its new server and officially opened to new members.
On April 11, 2008, Orbit@home launched a Windows version of their client.
On February 16, 2013, the project was halted due to lack of grant funding. However, on July 23, 2013, the orbit@home project was selected for funding by NASA's Near Earth Object Observation program. According the website it is to resume operations sometime in 2014 or 2015.