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Cybera’s Rapid Access Cloud brings home two national awards

November 18, 2015

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.

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Contributing to Canada's growing digital infrastructure

November 10, 2015

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.

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Calgary-based research team helps astronomers around the world visualize big data

November 3, 2015

A software tool developed at the University of Calgary is helping over 500 astronomy experts around the world process massive volumes of space data.

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Alberta educators taking steps towards shared access to digital services

September 8, 2015

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.

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Open data on the rise as Albertans increase their use of public cloud computing

June 4, 2015

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.

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New network link will boost Alberta’s big data efforts

June 2, 2015

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.

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BlackBridge Networks and Cybera Bring Landsat 8 Satellite Imagery to Canadian Researchers

May 19, 2015

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.

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CyberaNet Supports 22% Increase in WestGrid Research Data

April 28, 2015

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.

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Group effort skyrockets Mount Royal University’s Research and Education Network connection

March 25, 2015

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.

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Cybera’s shared services create major savings for Alberta’s public sector

March 9, 2015

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.

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