WestGrid webinar May 2019 disk archiver

WEBINAR May 01: How to manage many files with DAR disk archiver

Join us for a one-hour webinar on Wednesday, May 01 where we'll learn more about a little-known, but incredibly useful open-...

WestGrid Research Computing Summer School coming to University of Calgary May 27-30

WestGrid is bringing its four-day Research Computing Summer School to the University of Calgary (UofC) on May 27-30, 2019,...

University of Alberta Research Computing Spring Bootcamp - April 29 - May 3

Does your research rely on computing, or are you curious about research data management and other library-assisted research...

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Recent News

Compute Canada's Cedar system will be unavailable on April 29, starting at 6:00 am (Pacific). This outage is necessary to complete electrical work that will allow us to expand Cedar in the future. We will also be upgrading the file system and the... Read More »
April 24, 2019
Compute Canada's annual renewal of accounts has begun and all renewals must be complete by May 07, 2019. This process is essential to collect the information required by Compute Canada's funders and to deactivate accounts that are no longer in use... Read More »
April 23, 2019
WestGrid webinar May 2019 disk archiver
Join us for a one-hour webinar on Wednesday, May 01 where we'll learn more about a little-known, but incredibly useful open-source tool called `dar` that was developed as a faster, modern replacement to `tar`. This online presentation will be hosted... Read More »
April 17, 2019
Does your research rely on computing, or are you curious about research data management and other library-assisted research topics? Then join University of Alberta IST and the Libraries from April 29 to May 3 for their Research Computing Spring... Read More »
April 11, 2019
WestGrid is bringing its four-day Research Computing Summer School to the University of Calgary (UofC) on May 27-30, 2019, hosted in partnership with UofC Research Computing Services and the Schulich School of Engineering. This training event is... Read More »
April 8, 2019

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