MIGRATION UPDATE: WestGrid Legacy System Defunding Dates Have Been Extended

On March 9, WestGrid received confirmation that the Nestor system at the University of Victoria will continue to operate...

Free Data Visualization Workshop Coming to University of Calgary - MAY 04

WestGrid's Visualization Coordinator Alex Razoumov is hosting a free hands-on workshop on data visualization at the...

SEEING BIG Data Visualization Showcase Returns for HPCS 2017 - Submit an Entry Today!

SEEING BIG is back! Now in its third year, the SEEING BIG Data Visualization Showcase is a high-profile exhibit of state-of-...

Nominate a Compute Canada Expert for an Award of Excellence!

Compute Canada has launched its annual Awards of Excellence to recognize exceptional contributions made by the advanced...

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Recent News

Compute Canada and the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) announced that they will provide a tool to facilitate and encourage research communities to engage in data and compute intensive research. The partnership joins the... Read More »
March 27, 2017
On March 17, 2017, as part of WestGrid's ongoing initiative to keep its users informed, our management team and support staff shared the latest updates from WestGrid on: the migration of users and data off WestGrid legacy systems RAC 2017 Compute... Read More »
March 22, 2017
Join WestGrid on Wednesday, March 29 for an online webinar that shares an introductory look at using ParaViewWeb for 3D visualization and data analysis in a web browser. ParaViewWeb is a lightweight JavaScript API for writing HTML5 web applications... Read More »
March 21, 2017
Compute Canada’s annual Account Renewal process will run from March 7, 2017 to April 13, 2017. If you have an active Compute Canada account, you should receive an email notification directing you to the account renewal form in the Compute Canada... Read More »
March 14, 2017
On March 9, WestGrid received confirmation that the Nestor system at the University of Victoria will continue to operate until June 1, 2017. Therefore, users of Jasper, Hungabee, Breezy, Lattice, Hermes and now Nestor DO NOT need to take any action... Read More »
March 9, 2017