Tech Radar blog
Climate change: two words that are inevitable in today’s media. Whether humans like it or not, global climate change is rapidly gaining pace in the 21st century due to increased greenhouse gas emissions.
The Rapid Access Cloud offers test cloud infrastructure to anyone in Alberta with a spark of an idea, but without the resources to test it out digitally. Cybera began offering the Rapid Access Cloud in 2013 to provide Alberta-based academics, researchers, non-profits and small to medium sized organizations with uninhibited access to cloud resources for up to one year.
This year will be a once-in-a-century Pi Day. March 14, 2015, at 9:26 a.m. will create the first eight digits of Pi in perfect order. This won’t be happening for another century, so it’s best to get your Pi day celebrations planned now!
Last Sunday, March 8, was International Women’s Day. I hold this day to grave importance and thought it would be timely to write this piece.
Optimizing resource usage in the cloud is an involved task. Whether it's staying within a budget or quota, or simply benchmarking a proposed architecture for how efficient it is, finding out the bottleneck can be an time-consuming process.
Manitoba has often lagged behind the larger province’s in terms of economic output. With the spark of innovation, that might just change.
Network utilization is essentially the percentage of your total available bandwidth that is being used at a particular point in time. For example, if you have a 100 Mbps connection but you are only using 10 Mbps, then the utilization is 10%.
The intersection of technology and morality has long been a staple of science fiction--think of The Three Laws of Robotics, Daleks, The Borg, Cylons, Transcendence and The Machine, to name just a few.
Happy Holidays from Cybera!
In December 2014, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission concluded its hearing on the regulatory status and policies covering telecommunications wholesale services. Read this review of the arguments made for, and against, regulation.