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The wonderful world of 3D printing

August 26, 2015
Iman Bukhari, Communications Specialist

A decade ago, 3D printers were mainly seen as massive and costly machines used by the industrial elite. Now, they have been adapted to fit on small tables at home or in offices.

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Creating animated videos

August 20, 2015
Iman Bukhari, Communications Specialist

A few months ago, we began making animated videos to simply explain how Cybera is benefitting different sectors in Alberta.

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StackStorm, Workflows, and ChatOps

August 10, 2015
Joe Topjian, Systems Architect

For the past nine months or so, some of us at Cybera have been using a system called StackStorm. StackStorm is a very powerful tool that provides a hub for building automated workflows.

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CRTC decision on wholesale internet access a positive shift for Canadian consumers

August 6, 2015

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Two weeks ago, the CRTC announced its decision on the review of the regulatory status and policies covering telecommunications wholesale services.

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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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