Compute Canada Steps Up with $80M HPC Funding

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This week Compute Canada announced grants of nearly $80 million towards for 159 research projects across the country. As Canada’s national platform of HPC resources and partners, Compute Canada’s distributed resources represent close to 2 Petaflops of compute power.

The scope and scale of today’s research investigations demand an incredible amount of computational power,” said Compute Canada Executive Director, Susan Baldwin. “Compute Canada responds to that need by delivering the essential tools and resources Canadian researchers need to respond to today’s big data challenges, propel ground-breaking discoveries, and develop new industrial applications or commercial opportunities.”

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