Need help getting more compute, cloud or storage resources? RAC ADVICE HERE!

Does your research need large-scale computing, cloud resources, data management, or storage? Do you need MORE than is...

Visualizations Wanted: Enter the Visualize This! Challenge

The Visualize This! Challenge is back! Now in its second year, WestGrid is proud to host this Canada-wide competition to...

WestGrid Fall 2017 Training Sessions: Introductory & Specialized Topics in Advanced Research Computing

Year-round, WestGrid offers training in a variety of Advanced Research Computing (ARC) areas -- from introductory sessions...

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...

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...

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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Patrick Mann, WestGrid CTO and Lead of the Compute Canada RAC Technical Review process, will be hosting a RAC 2018 Office Hours session with other WestGrid Support Staff to answer any RAC questions you may have, including: Should I apply to the RAC... Read More »
October 23, 2017
As demand increases for more accessible and secure methods to archive and store research data, the Federated Research Data Repository (FRDR) is a step forward to answering the call. The platform, a collaboration between Compute Canada, the Canadian... Read More »
October 17, 2017
Does your research need large-scale computing, cloud resources, data management, or storage? Do you need MORE than is available to any researcher with a Compute Canada account via the Rapid Access Service? Do you want to increase your chances of... Read More »
October 13, 2017
The Practice & Experience in Advanced Research Computing (PEARC) annual conference series invites you to help shape the technical program of its upcoming PEARC18 event. Abstract proposals can be submitted via: Read More »
October 9, 2017
Calling all research students and post-docs — starting October 2, the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) wants to hear how working in state-of-the-art facilities and with cutting-edge equipment has helped you and your research. Show how CFI-... Read More »
October 4, 2017

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