2017 WestGrid User Survey

Help us help you! Take WestGrid's USER SURVEY 2018

WestGrid is asking all advanced research computing (ARC) users, past, present and future to tell us what resources, services...
Saturna Island WestGrid Ann-Lise Norman Research Showcase

Understanding the effects of atmospheric sulfate

At the University of Calgary, Dr. Ann-Lise Norman is investigating the complex relationship between gases, particles, clouds and precipitation, in hopes of using this knowledge to more accurately predict extreme precipitation events.

Visualize This is back & bigger this year with two datasets - join the Challenge today!

Now in its third year, Visualize This! is a Canada-wide competition that celebrates the innovative ways visualization can...

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...

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

The University of British Columbia is hiring for two jobs to support the Federated Geospatial Data Discovery for Canada Project. The goal of the 18-month Federated Geospatial Data Discovery for Canada Project is to create an extensible open-source... Read More »
November 15, 2018
On Friday, Nov 2, WestGrid had a Community Town Hall for a special presentation on Compute Canada's 2019 Resource Allocation Competitions (RAC)*. WestGrid's Director of Operations and Lead of the RAC Technical Review, Patrick Mann, will be sharing... Read More »
November 13, 2018
2017 WestGrid User Survey
WestGrid is asking all advanced research computing (ARC) users, past, present and future to tell us what resources, services and support are most needed to better enable researchers in Canada, today and tomorrow.  The primary purpose of the survey... Read More »
November 12, 2018
WestGrid Newsletter November 2018
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: A recap of WestGrid's first Annual General Meeting A... Read More »
November 11, 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 info@westgrid.ca. October New AI-based video system helps... Read More »
November 6, 2018

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