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

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

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

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

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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Alberta innovators are getting on the cloud

In the year-and-a-half since its official launch, the Rapid Access Cloud has helped over 200 local users develop their ideas into products and services.

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Internet rates decreasing for Alberta’s public sector

With recent news of Canadians facing rising bandwidth prices in 2015, and last month’s release of a US government report showing a lack of internet service competition in North America, Cybera is pleased to offer Alberta’s public internet users a positive start to the new year.

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