Compute Canada’s Newest Supercomputer Niagara Simulates Life of a Star

WestGrid user and University of Victoria researcher Falk Herwig and his collaborators have used Compute Canada Niagara...

Next Town Hall JULY 13: National system updates & results from user surveys and RAC 2018

Join us for our next Community Town Hall on Friday July 13 for the latest updates on WestGrid and Compute Canada activities...

Getting Started on Compute Canada National Systems

Compute Canada’s national clusters -- Cedar, Graham and Niagara -- and the Compute Canada Cloud are available for use by...

Part of a National Computing Platform

WestGrid is one of four regional divisions of Compute Canada, a national platform of supercomputing expertise and resources.

Recent News

WestGrid's quarterly newsletter is now available to read online. If you would like to be added to the mailing list to receive WestGrid newsletters, sign up here. Stories this month include: Researcher training needs continue to grow in Western... Read More »
July 16, 2018
2017 WestGrid User Survey
The results of WestGrid's 2017 User Survey have been collected and analyzed and are ready to share. Thank you to the 283 respondents who took the survey, an 8% increase from the 2016 survey, and provided so many detailed responses and fantastic... Read More »
July 12, 2018
As part of a Women in HPC (WHPC) workshop at the Supercomputing 2018 conference, WHPC is inviting submissions from women to present their HPC work to the HPC community as a short/lightning talk. There will be the opportunity to meet with leading... Read More »
July 4, 2018
Our ‘Users in the News’ series showcases and celebrates researchers who have recently made headlines, from local papers to international newswires. Did we miss anything? Send your news to Read More »
July 4, 2018
At a special awards evening during the CANHEIT-TECC 2018 conference, Compute Canada continued its tradition of celebrating and recognizing exceptional contributions and outstanding support of the Canadian research community. Two WestGrid team... Read More »
June 27, 2018

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