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DAIR Cloud Blog: Canadian entrepreneurs are creating new businesses based on the transformative power of the cloud

Posted by Susan St. Maurice – Director, Technology Development   Some of these new businesses, like Halifax’s topLog, tested and perfected their business applications in a simulated customer environment via CANARIE’s DAIR program, which offers free cloud resources to small and medium-sized businesses. topLog offers companies the ability to predict system and applications failures, and in doing so […]

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blog arrowDate: November 18, 2014


Research Software Blog: Research Platform developed by CANFAR helps researchers discover Pluto’s neighbours

Posted by Scott Henwood, Director, Research Software Program   Through its Research Software Program, CANARIE funds the development of software tools, called Research Software Platforms, to help Canadian scientists and researchers do their work. As science is a collaborative, international endeavour, these platforms have made a global impact.   Research Software Platforms are complex software […]

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blog arrowDate: November 5, 2014


A Note from the President: Research, collaboration and innovation. Anytime.

Posted by: Jim Ghadbane, President & CEO   Research, collaboration and innovation. Anytime. These five simple words that make up CANARIE’s vision statement create the beacon which guides our activities. This vision represents a future state where the digital infrastructure, made up of network, compute, storage, and software, seamlessly converts data into knowledge to help […]

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blog arrowDate: November 3, 2014


A Note from the President: Thoughts on the Digital Canada 150 Plan

CANARIE applauds the Government of Canada for the release of Digital Canada 150, Canada’s digital economy plan. We believe the 5 pillar plan will strengthen Canada’s digital economy and continue to better position Canada in the digital world. Additionally, CANARIE appreciates the Government’s acknowledgement of its Digital Accelerator for Innovation and Research (DAIR) program as […]

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blog arrowDate: April 9, 2014


A Note from the President: Post-budget message

CANARIE applauds the Government of Canada for the investments in research excellence, innovation and knowledge mobilization announced in Budget 2014. As Minister Flaherty highlighted in his speech, “investments in science and technology help Canadian businesses remain competitive while creating high-paying jobs”. CANARIE provides the foundational digital infrastructure, services and software tools that support and accelerate […]

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blog arrowDate: February 13, 2014


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