Cybera is pleased to announce that its popular free cloud computing service has been publicly recognized as a vital tool for Canadian innovation, taking home two separate technology awards yesterday.
CANARIE and its provincial partners in Canada’s National Research and Education Network (NREN) have announced the results of their collaboration to extend the reach and capacity of this powerful digital asset.
A software tool developed at the University of Calgary is helping over 500 astronomy experts around the world process massive volumes of space data.
Technologies that enable staff and students in Alberta to automatically link their devices, and access shared digital resources at partner institutions, are being actively promoted by Cybera.
Cybera’s Rapid Access Cloud is growing in popularity among open data and hackathon users, as more Albertans look for the compute resources to build data-based apps and innovative web tools.
Cybera's network connection between Calgary and Edmonton is now 7,000 times faster than average internet speeds in Canada, thanks to a new network link installed between the University of Alberta and the University of Calgary.
BlackBridge Networks and Cybera have made a new tool available that gives researchers easy access to Landsat 8satellite imagery. The imagery download service will benefit Canadian not-for-profit organizations that use geospatial information, including academic institutions, public groups, and research networks.
Over the past year, WestGrid has transferred more than 5 PB of research data across Cybera and CANARIE’s advanced networks in Western Canada, representing a 22% increase in network traffic from 2013-14.
Students and researchers at Mount Royal University now connect to CyberaNet at higher speeds — and with more bandwidth — than ever before, thanks to a collaboration of post-secondary, municipal and networking partners.
Over the last year, the services offered by Cybera, Alberta’s not-for-profit technology agency, to its 60+ K-12, post-secondary and public sector members generated well over $4 million in cost efficiencies.