WestGrid Launches Open Call for Board of Directors

As Compute Canada’s largest regional organization, WestGrid brings together computing facilities, research data management...

Compute Canada Offers Scholarships to 2018 Digital Humanities Summer Institute

Compute Canada is offering two pairs of scholarships to Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) 2018. These will be...

CHIME Telescope Accelerates Exploration of the Dark & Mysterious Universe

“The CHIME team's research is focused on the composition, history, and fate of the Universe,” says Professor Kris Sigurdson from the University of British Columbia. But answering such big questions requires big data and big systems to analyze and store it all.

Getting Started on Compute Canada National Systems

Compute Canada’s newest national systems -- Cedar and Graham -- are now available for use by researchers. How To Access You...

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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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As Compute Canada’s largest regional organization, WestGrid brings together computing facilities, research data management services, and a network of technical experts to meet the needs of today's researchers and lead the acceleration of research... Read More »
December 1, 2017
Join WestGrid for our LAST 2017 Community Town Hall session on Friday December 15 for the latest updates including Bugaboo and other WestGrid legacy system migrations.  WestGrid's team will share the latest updates on: Migration off WestGrid legacy... Read More »
December 15, 2017
Bugaboo system at SFU
WestGrid Legacy Systems Defunding Update “Defunded” means that the system is no longer funded, operated or maintained as part of Compute Canada’s national cyberinfrastructure platform, which is funded through the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s (... Read More »
December 8, 2017
Want to build cyberinfrastructure services and platforms that will accelerate scientific research? Compute Canada is seeking full-time developers to join its team.  A key platform that will benefit from this work will be the CANFAR astronomy... Read More »
December 8, 2017
Funding to be awarded for the modification and maintenance of existing platforms to meet needs of new research teams [Ottawa, Ontario | December 4, 2017] CANARIE, a vital component of Canada’s digital infrastructure supporting research, education... Read More »
December 4, 2017

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