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CANADA’S NATIONAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY MUSEUMS ARE NOW ON CANADA’S FASTEST DIGITAL NETWORK

[Ottawa, Ontario | April 16, 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, and the Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation (CSTMC), today announced that the Corporation’s three museums (the Canada Science and Technology Museum, the Canada Aviation and Space Museum, and the Canada Agriculture Museum) are now connected to the ultra-high-speed CANARIE network. The […]

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blog arrowDate: April 16, 2012


GOVERNMENT OF CANADA INVESTS $40M IN CANARIE

[Ottawa, Ontario | March 29, 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today announces $40M in new funding for the next two years, following the presentation of the Government of Canada’s 2012 budget in the House of Commons. “The Government of Canada’s investment in CANARIE is a clear indication of the importance of this […]

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blog arrowDate: March 29, 2012


CANARIE AND ACORN-NS BUILD DIGITAL NOVA SCOTIA TOGETHER

[Halifax, Ontario March 22, 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, and ACORN Nova Scotia, the Atlantic Canada Organization of Research Networks – Nova Scotia, today join digital leaders across Nova Scotia to discuss how to best leverage its digital advantage to drive economic and social benefits for the citizens of Nova Scotia. “We […]

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blog arrowDate: March 22, 2012


CANARIE HELPS TAKE STUDENTS TO THE OCEAN FLOOR

[Ottawa, Ontario | February 28, 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today spread the word that students – and the general public – can delve hundreds or thousands of metres below the surface of the Pacific Ocean, using a technically sophisticated web portal that brings the magic of marine life to the desktop. […]

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blog arrowDate: February 28, 2012


CANARIE’S NEW CONTENT DELIVERY SERVICE GIVES UNIVERSITIES MORE BANG FOR THEIR BUCK

[Ottawa, Ontario | February 21, 2012] Universities and colleges connected to the CANARIE network can now have faster and less expensive access to content on the Internet, CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, announced today. CANARIE’s new Content Delivery Service provides educational institutions with faster access to Internet-based content, like learning delivery systems and […]

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blog arrowDate: February 21, 2012


CANARIE AND BCNET HELP TO BRING CANADIAN SCIENCE ALIVE FOR THOUSANDS OF SCIENTISTS ATTENDING AAAS CONFERENCE

(Vancouver, February 16 2012) BCNET, British Columbia’s advanced network and shared IT services organization for higher education, and CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, have partnered to enable an exciting view of Canadian science at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Conference, being held in Vancouver from February 16 – 20. […]

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blog arrowDate: February 16, 2012


CANADA’S SMALL BUSINESSES GET A BOOST

[Ottawa, Ontario, February 15, 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today announces the findings from the DAIR pilot program and seeks input from Canada’s digital entrepreneurs on the next phase of the program. The DAIR pilot program was launched in spring 2011 and hosted over 40 users. As part of the wrap-up of […]

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blog arrowDate: February 15, 2012


THE CANARIE NETWORK EFFECT = JOBS

[Ottawa, Ontario 23 January 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today announced further results from an economic benefits analysis conducted by Nordicity Group Ltd. and Bytown Consulting. The study’s authors concluded that federal government investments in CANARIE have created 820 full-time equivalent jobs per year since CANARIE’s founding in 1993. CANARIE operates Canada’s […]

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blog arrowDate: January 23, 2012


New CANARIE ultra-high speed link to Waterloo centre provides boost to environmental research

[Ottawa, Ontario January 16, 2012] In a move that will create even greater opportunities in environmental research, CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, and the University of Waterloo today announced an extension of the ultra high-speed fibre optic network to the Waterloo Summit Centre for the Environment in Huntsville, Ontario. The link will enable […]

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blog arrowDate: January 16, 2012


OUR EARS ARE RINGING!

[Ottawa, Ontario 12 January 2012] CANARIE, Canada’s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, today announced that a wide range of stakeholders have made their voices heard in support of continued funding for its mandate renewal. CANARIE operates Canada’s ultra-high speed network, thousands of times faster than the Internet, which enables world-class research and discovery at universities, […]

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blog arrowDate: January 12, 2012