Membership

Interested in CyberaNet or leading-edge technology services? Join Cybera!

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Cybera's members include post-secondary institutions, K-12 school districts, technology companies and public sector organizations in Alberta.

See below for a list of services and benefits offered to each sector:

K-12 Schools Post-Secondary Institutions Municipalities Not-for-Profit Organizations Entrepreneurs | Non-Connected Members


 

K-12 School Divisions

 

 

Networking

  • High-bandwidth access to educational materials and an international system of research networks
  • Direct peering to major content providers on the web, removing between 40-65 percent of traffic from commercial internet connections
  • Access to the Internet Buying Group for low-cost commercial traffic
  • Access to shared networking services (e.g. a Shared Firewall)
  • Free IPv6 traffic

Cloud / Shared Services

Community Building

  • Discounted access to Cybera’s advanced technology knowledge-exchange events
  • Access to technology-neutral advice on networking, data science, Federated ID management, Shared IT procurement, and Policy
  • Host technical workshops with Cybera experts
  • Propose and participate in pilot projects
  • Be part of a community that advocates for open data, shared services, efficient internet, and network expansions


 

Post-Secondary Institutions

 

 

Networking

  • High-bandwidth access to educational materials and an international system of research networks
  • Direct peering to major content providers on the web, removing between 40-65 percent of traffic from commercial internet connections
  • Access to the Internet Buying Group for low-cost commercial traffic
  • Free IPv6 traffic
  • Receive expert counsel on connecting to the Canadian Access Federation and eduroam

Cloud / Shared Services

  • Early-bird access to new features on the Rapid Access Cloud, for testing of services, and research and classroom support
  • Protection of Domain Name System using D-Zone Anycast
  • Access to Data Science expertise and tools (including the Jupyter ‘All-in-One’ Science Platform)
  • Project management for research programs
  • Support for accessing CANARIE funding programs for research and networking infrastructure
  • Access to pilot projects

Community Building

  • Discounted access to Cybera’s advanced technology knowledge-exchange events
  • Access to technology-neutral advice on networking, data science, Federated ID management, Shared IT procurement, and Policy
  • Host technical workshops with Cybera experts
  • Be part of a community that advocates for open data, shared services, efficient internet, and network expansions


 

Municipalities

 

 

Networking

  • High-bandwidth access to other member municipalities for shared initiatives
  • Direct peering to major content providers on the web, removing between 40-65 percent of traffic from commercial internet connections
  • Access to the Internet Buying Group for low-cost commercial traffic
  • Free IPv6 traffic
  • Receive expert advice on networking policies and tools, including Border Gateway Protocol-6, and becoming IPv6-enabled

Cloud / Shared Services

Community Building

  • Discounted access to Cybera’s advanced technology knowledge-exchange events
  • Access to technology-neutral advice on networking, data science, Federated ID management, Shared IT procurement, and Policy
  • Host technical workshops with Cybera experts
  • Be part of a community that advocates for open data, shared services, efficient internet, and network expansions


 

Not-for-Profit Organizations

 

 

Networking

  • High-bandwidth access to educational materials and an international system of research networks
  • Direct peering to major content providers on the web, removing between 40-65 percent of traffic from commercial internet connections
  • Access to the Internet Buying Group for low-cost commercial traffic
  • Free IPv6 traffic

Cloud / Shared Services

Community Building

  • Discounted access to Cybera’s advanced technology knowledge-exchange events
  • Access to technology-neutral advice on networking, data science, Federated ID management, Shared IT procurement, and Policy
  • Host technical workshops with Cybera experts
  • Be part of a community that advocates for open data, shared services, efficient internet, and network expansions


 

Entrepreneurs

 

 

Networking

Cloud / Shared Services

Community Building

  • Discounted access to Cybera’s advanced technology knowledge-exchange events
  • Access to technology-neutral advice on networking, data science, Federated ID management, Shared IT procurement, and Policy
  • Host technical workshops with Cybera experts
  • Be part of a community that advocates for open data, shared services, efficient internet, and network expansions


 

Non-Connected
Members

 

 

Technology Guidance

  • Access to technology-neutral advice on:

    • Networking
    • Cloud computing
    • Data science
    • Federated ID management
    • Shared IT procurement
    • Policy

Cloud / Shared Services

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Community Building

  • Discounted access to Cybera’s advanced technology knowledge-exchange events
  • Host technical workshops with Cybera experts
  • Be part of a community that advocates for open data, shared services, efficient internet, and network expansions


Become a member

Cybera’s members share in its mandate to build and use Alberta’s advanced internet for discovery and economic advantage. Find out what membership level works best for your organization.