UBC to invest in advanced research computing infrastructure

As a leading global research institution, UBC needs to meet the continually developing digital infrastructure requirements of its research community. To address immediate needs surrounding data storage and computing power, and issues surrounding health data access, UBC is making a $7.9m capital investment in advanced research computing infrastructure. This funding will enable UBC researchers to bridge to enhanced national platforms expected from the implementation of a federal digital research infrastructure strategy (as announced in the 2018 Budget). 

Read the full announcement here: https://arc.ubc.ca/capital-investment-advanced-research-computing-infrastructure