New Compute Canada National Systems Available for Testing Use

Compute Canada’s newest national systems -- Cedar and Graham -- are now available for early-stage testing use by researchers...

Compute Canada and Portage Announce Beta Testing Stage of Federated Research Data Repository

OTTAWA, ON (June 16, 2017) – Compute Canada and the Canadian Association of Research Library’s Portage network are pleased...

Two WestGrid Team Members Win Compute Canada Awards of Excellence

Two WestGrid team members based at Simon Fraser University (SFU) have received Compute Canada Awards of Excellence in...

RAC 2017 Recipients Announced - 108 Projects in Western Canada

On May 19, Compute Canada announced the recipients of its 2017 Resource Allocation Competitions (RAC), representing some of...

Using Big Data to Analyse Dynamics of Stock Price Discovery

When a company releases its quarterly earnings, investors want to know how long it takes for any unexpected news to be reflected in the company’s stock price.

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Cedar & Graham Now Available for Testing Use

NOTE: Ongoing testing and component installations are still in progress and may create some delays. For example, the scheduler on Cedar is not ready and therefore job submissions may not be possible on that system for a few days. For system login instructions, CLICK HERE.

Recent News

Compute Canada’s newest national systems -- Cedar and Graham -- are now available for early-stage testing use by researchers. Testing Phase Please be aware that ongoing testing and component installations will continue over the next few weeks.... Read More »
June 21, 2017
A year after launching a data science team, Cybera is now ready to take on external projects from stakeholders looking to discover the utility of their data. For their first major project, the team has received funding to examine the thousands of... Read More »
June 20, 2017
OTTAWA, ON (June 16, 2017) – Compute Canada and the Canadian Association of Research Library’s Portage network are pleased to announce that their work towards the development of the Federated Research Data Repository (FRDR) has advanced to the beta... Read More »
June 18, 2017
WestGrid is pleased to host guest speaker Richard Corbett from Canada's Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre for an introductory webinar on bioinformatics. He will provide a high level overview of current bioinformatics research and practices,... Read More »
June 14, 2017
CANARIE, a vital component of Canada’s digital infrastructure supporting research, education and innovation, has announced the results of its inaugural survey of Canadians who are employed to develop software to support scientific research. The... Read More »
June 9, 2017

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