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University of Lethbridge strengthens campus internet connection

University of Lethbridge students and staff are enjoying a faster delivery of Internet content on campus, thanks to a new connection to Cybera’s transit exchange service.

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Tim Wu to be keynote speaker at Cybera Summit

Cybera is pleased to announced that the well-known open Internet advocate, Tim Wu, will be providing the keynote speech at Summit 2011: Data for All – Opening up the Cloud.

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Digital innovators unite and blog at Canada 3.0

The Digital Innovators blog, authored by a community of advanced network users, developers, visionaries and champions, will share information, discuss issues impacting the community, and showcase how researchers, innovators and educators leverage this critical digital infrastructure.

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Cybera project lead named Tech Futures – Microsoft Scholar in Open Sensor Web Systems

A principle investigator with Cybera’s Geospatial Cyberinfrastructure for Environment Sensing (GeoCENS) project has received $220,000 from Microsoft Research and Alberta Innovates – Technology Futures (Tech Futures) to develop a virtual environmental observatory.

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Registration for Cybera

Register today for Summit 2011: Data for All – Opening up the Cloud, which will take place October 6 and 7, 2011 at The Banff Centre, located in beautiful Banff, AB.

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The lights went out, but Cybera’s solar-powered computer centre stayed on

The Calgary node of Canada’s first “green” internet passed a major operational test last night as the building hosting it underwent a five-hour power outage.

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Manning Awards nominees on show at Cybera

Cybera played host to the Southern Alberta nominees of the 2011 Manning Innovation Awards, a national event celebrating the inventiveness of Canadians.

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Cybera and Compute/Calcul Canada to deliver cloud and data storage for CANARIE’s DAIR Program

CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today announced that it has selected Cybera and Compute/Calcul Canada as the providers of research computing and data storage services for the DAIR (Digital Accelerator for Innovation and Research) Program.

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Calgary Researchers Guiding the Future of

A Cybera research project has become one of the first Canadian test cases in a study that will help outline protocols for international “green” IT.

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Cybera connects The Banff Centre to Seattle Internet Exchange

Effective this week, creativity at The Banff Centre will be enhanced by faster internet connectivity, provided through a Cybera-hosted connection to the Seattle Internet Exchange (SIX).

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