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SANTA GOES DIGITAL!

[Ottawa, Ontario | 21 December 2012] CANARIE, operator of Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today announced that Santa Claus (also known as Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, and Saint Nickolas), is sending his pre-Christmas greetings to Canadians via the CANARIE ultra-high- speed research and education network. “So many children, big and small, are now learning […]

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blog arrowDate: December 21, 2012


DÉJÀ VU ALL OVER AGAIN? CANARIE AND BCNET HELP BREAK ANOTHER GLOBAL RECORD FOR DATA TRANSFER

[Ottawa, ON | 13 December 2012] CANARIE, operator of Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, and BCNET today announced their participation in another record-breaking data-transfer enabled over their high-speed research and education networks. NEWS At the SuperComputing Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah, November 12-16, 2012, a team of high- energy physicists led by the […]

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blog arrowDate: December 13, 2012


A million times a month, CANARIE enables mobile research and learning

[Ottawa, ON | 29 November 2012] CANARIE, the operator of Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network and the Canadian Access Federation, today announced that more than one million times a month, Canadian students, staff and faculty visiting educational institutions are able to seamlessly access campus WiFi networks, without having to use a guest ID or […]

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blog arrowDate: November 29, 2012


Jim Roche, CANARIE President & CEO, receives Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for outstanding service to Canada

[Ottawa, ON | 21 October 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today announced that Jim Roche, President and CEO of CANARIE, will be presented with the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal this evening at a ceremony in Montreal at the i-CANADA Summit. NEWS Jim Roche was recognized for his contribution to the […]

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blog arrowDate: October 21, 2012


Government of Canada confirms $62M investment in CANARIE

[Ottawa, Ontario | August 8, 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network today announced the Government of Canada has confirmed its investment of $62 million for a term of three years. Budget 2012 announced $40 million of the funding over two years. In confirming the $22 million in funding for the third year of […]

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blog arrowDate: August 8, 2012


PARTICLE PHYSICISTS USE A SUPER-FAST NETWORK TO FIND THE HIGGS BOSON

[Ottawa, ON | 4 July 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today congratulates the global team of physicists who have gathered enough preliminary data to announce the existence of the Higgs boson, colloquially known as the “God particle.” NEWS The Higgs boson has been the subject of intense study since British physicist Peter […]

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blog arrowDate: July 4, 2012


CANARIE and BCNET helping Canadians get ready for IPv6 transition

[Ottawa, ON | June 6, 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, and BCNET, the Shared IT Services Organization for Higher Education in British Columbia, today announced, in conjunction with World IPv6 Launch Day, that universities and colleges have free access to an IPv6 Community Lab to help prepare their networks for the unavoidable […]

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blog arrowDate: June 6, 2012


Canadian Access Federation to join Europe’s eduGAIN, giving Canadians access to a continent’s worth of digital resources

[Ottawa, Ontario | May 22, 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today announced that it has taken steps to broaden the Canadian Access Federation (CAF) service by joining eduGAIN. This provides Canadian participants in CAF with a “digital passport” which enables them to access a wide range of content and applications at eduGAIN’s […]

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blog arrowDate: May 22, 2012


CANARIE Upgrades Innovation Corridor Between Calgary and Edmonton

[Calgary, AB | 10 May 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today announced that a critical corridor of the fibre-optic network for research, education, and innovation has been upgraded to reduce costs, increase bandwidth, and improve agility in responding to user requirements. Upgrading the corridor between Calgary and Edmonton represents an important step […]

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blog arrowDate: May 10, 2012


Governor General David Johnston Participates in Demonstration of CANARIE-funded Science Studio Platform in Brazil

[Ottawa, Ontario | 27 April 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today announced that Canada’s Governor General, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, will participate in a demonstration of the CANARIE-funded Science Studio remote experiment management platform. The Governor General is leading a delegation of Canadian university presidents to Brazil, with a […]

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blog arrowDate: April 27, 2012


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