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Sockeye: advanced research computing infrastructure allocations available

UBC researchers in all disciplines are invited to apply to access UBC’s advanced research computing infrastructure, UBC ARC Sockeye. The first application deadline for resource allocation in 2020/21 is January 24, 2020.

Sockeye is a high-performance computing platform that will address immediate computing and storage needs of many UBC researchers, as well as issues surrounding health data access. 

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Participate in Data Privacy Week: January 27 – 31, 2020

For January, the Privacy Matters @ UBC team has developed a week of programming in recognition of International Data Privacy (IDP) Day. IDP occurs every...

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UBC IT Celebrates 2019: Winner of Two Hermes Creative Awards and more

  2019 was another breakthrough year for UBC IT, filled with new initiatives, enhancement on information security, winning awards, and reaching new...

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Interested in 3D modelling? Sign up for a free workshop

This month, UBC's Emerging Media Lab is hosting a free two-hour 3D modelling workshop as part of their monthly lecture series. UBC staff, faculty and...

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UBC becomes first 5G Smart Campus in Canada

As of November 5, UBC is the first campus in Canada to be fully outfitted with 5G wireless technology as part of its multi-million dollar partnership...

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