Tech Radar blog


Life on the Render Farm

July 28, 2015
Barton Satchwill, Senior Developer

What happens when you move from a world of scarcity to a world of plenty? How does your thinking change? What becomes possible? At Cybera, we’re curious about this, and in an attempt to find out, we’ve started projects to give groups close-to-free access to close-to-unlimited network and computing resources.

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ElasticSearch cluster rebuild

July 23, 2015

A group of us at Cybera have been using the ELK stack (ElasticSearch, Logstash, Kibana) for about a year and a half, and for the most part it’s been great.

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Using Terraform: Part 3

July 14, 2015
Joe Topjian, Systems Architect

This blog post will show how to deploy multiple virtual machines inside an OpenStack cloud to act as a highly-available (HA) pair.

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CRTC Review: Cybera's Submitted Response on Future of Broadband

July 14, 2015

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Here is Cybera's submitted response to the CRTC's review of basic telecommunications services.

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Technology's Foremothers

July 7, 2015

Few of us know about them, but there are many historical women in technology.

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STEM - Integrating Math and Science with the real-world

July 2, 2015

Put simply, STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, but it is more than that. STEM refers to the integration of traditionally siloed subjects like math and science.

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Behind the scenes of a DataThon!

June 26, 2015

Last month, I decided to take part in the DataThon organized by Data for Good in Calgary. I love playing with data and have been interested in pursuing a career in data science for a while now.

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Innovate Calgary creates new high-tech incubator for entrepreneurs

June 1, 2015
Iman Bukhari, Communications Officer

Last week, Innovate Calgary opened the doors to ‘the Inc.’, a coworking space for Calgary startups in the technology sector that offers more than just desks and a coffee machine.

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How to build development infrastructure using Turnkey Linux and the Rapid Access Cloud in 30 minutes

May 26, 2015
Dmitry Vagin, Systems Administrator

The Turnkey Linux project is an online library of Debian-based operating system images that offers installed and preconfigured sets of popular open source software. Currently, it has just over 100 ready-to-use solutions.

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What is Canada's average internet speed?

May 22, 2015
Robin Winsor, President & CEO

Canadians shouldn't be fooled by sites that purport to show "average" internet speeds. The real measures we should be looking at are the median speed and the distribution.

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