WestGrid Community Town Hall - January 2017

As part of our ongoing initiative to keep our users regularly informed and engaged, WestGrid is hosting another Community...

Compute Canada celebrates new funding for the national supercomputing platform

The Canada Foundation for Innovation announced today its award of $69,455,000 through its Major Science Initiative Fund for...

National Research Council and Compute Canada accelerate astronomical discoveries

One of the world’s foremost astronomy research platforms is being enhanced through a new multi-year collaboration between...

Supercomputing to Go Back in Time: Reconstruction of the History of Canada’s Forests with Satellite Data

Canada is a vast nation, dominated by forested ecosystems. From a total area approaching 1 billion hectares, Canada has about 350 million hectares of land with trees.

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

Dell EMC, Intel, Scalar and Bright Computing have announced a series of one-day workshops that will introduce supercomputing tools & concepts at campuses across Canada. Canadian SuperComputing 2017 will take place at twelve different locations... Read More »
January 17, 2017
Does your research have needs for large-scale computing, data management, or storage? Compute Canada, in partnership with WestGrid and other regional organizations, provides state-of-the-art advanced research computing (ARC) systems and software for... Read More »
January 17, 2017
As part of our ongoing initiative to keep our users regularly informed and engaged, WestGrid is hosting another Community Town Hall session on Friday January 27. WestGrid's management team and support staff will share the latest updates on: the new... Read More »
January 17, 2017
WestGrid regularly offers webinars and workshops on a variety of topics in advanced research computing (ARC) -- from introductory sessions to more advanced and specialized topics. Following a short break over the holidays, we're excited to deliver... Read More »
January 12, 2017
The Canada Foundation for Innovation announced today its award of $69,455,000 through its Major Science Initiative Fund for the Compute Canada project. This award will be used to continue the operation of the national advanced research computing... Read More »
January 9, 2017

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