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2014

OpenStack Users Video
Youtube - February 2014

CANARIE invests in 9 innovative software projects and boosts Canadian researchers toward faster scientific discovery
CANARIE News February 2014

2013

International team demonstrates intercontinental OpenFlow network at Super Computing 2013
BCNET News December 2013

Enabling subatomic data sharing
International Innovation July 2013

Enterprises launch their own private clouds
CNN Money, June 18 2013

150,000 cloud virtual machines will help solve mysteries of the Universe.
ars Technica (UVIC-ATLAS listed as largest user in screen shot)

Physicists link OpenStack, Nimbus clouds around the world to share resources IT World, April 2013
OpenStack Users Step Into the Limelight Innovation Insights
OpenStack Summit keynote in High Energy Physics acknowledges Nimbus and FutureGrid FutureGrid

Moving at the speed of data
University of Victoria Research Letter January 2013

2012

High-Energy Physicists Smash Records for Network Data Transfer
Caltech Press Release November 2012
UVic Communications

Slice Around the World demonstration showcases major innovation in advanced programmable networking integrated with cloud technology
CANARIE Press Release July 2012

Particle physicists use fast network to find the Higgs boson
CANARIE Press Release July 2012

CERN experiments observe particle consistent with long-sought Higgs boson
CERN Press Release July 2012

SC2011 Network Demo
UVIC Internal Research Newsletter

Data goes faster than ever
CERN Bulletin January 2012

2011

Ciena Top 5 videos of 2011 (SC0211 demo)
Ciena blog January 2012

High-Energy Physicists Set Record for Network Data Transfer (December 2011)
Caltech Press Release
BBC Technology News
NPR
HPC Wire

100G network demo at SuperComputing 2011
BCNET
CANARIE
University of Victoria
UVIC Ring
Ciena
SuperComputing (SCINET)
November 2011

Preserving research data to enable long-term investigation and discovery
CANARE media article July 2011

A Nimble Elephant
Science Clouds

Canada Explores New Frontiers in Astroinformatics
HPC in the Cloud

2010

UVic research data transfer = 132 million books
UVIC Ring December 2010

Cloud computing at UVIC
CANARIE Connections September 2010 Newsletter

UVIC establishes compute cloud for particle physics
UVIC Vice-President Research Newsletter

Preserving the Data Harvest
Symmetry Magazine, December 2009

2009

Researchers Collaborate to Sustain Canada's Forests
BCNET News December 2009

Google Summer of Code Wrap Up Report
Official Google Open Source Blog

$1.55 Million Funds Data Preservation and Bringing Ocean Research to the Public
UVIC Media Release, October 20, 2009 and UVIC Ring November 2009

CANARIE Invests Millions More in Cutting-edge Canadian Research
CANARIE Press Release October 13, 2009

2008

Technology Brings Scientists Together
Oak Bay and Sannich News, July 2008

WestGrid linked to Nobel Prize in Physics
WestGrid News, November 2008

BCNET Faculty Recognition Award
BCNET, September 2008

Building a high-speed network for High Energy Physics
Science Matters, UVic Faculty of Science, Spring 2008

CANARIE Announces Network Enabled Platform (NEP) Projects
CANARIE Press Release July 29 2008

2007

BCs Big Science Projects get on Board to Use New Supercharged ROADM Network
BCNETwork News, April 2007

ATLAS: Huge Data Needs Huge Bandwidth
BCNET April 2007 Newsletter

2006

The Power of Grid Computing
UVic Torch Alumni Magazine (May 2006)

2005

Canadian grid computing project finds place in ATLAS
ITBusiness August 2005

Creating the World's Largest Computer Grid
BCNETwork News May 2005

GridX1 project joins LHC Computing Grid
CERN Courier, April 2005

Grid project probes our origins.
IT World Canada Article April 2005

UVic Helps Form World's Largest International Computer Grid

Grid Today article, January 18, 2005
University of Victoria Ring Newspapaer Article, Janary,2005
University of Victoria Media Release, December 14,2004

2004

Dan Vanderster : UVic Engineering graduate student wins BCNet coolest application contest
University of Victoria Ring Newspaper Article, July 2004
University of Victoria Media Release, May 13,2004
BCNET Press Release, April 29, 2004

2003

Dan Vanderster : IEEE Gold Medal in Computer Engineering. Engineering strikes a chord for medal winner
University of Victoria Ring Newspaper Article, July 5, 2003.

Girding for the Grid
University of Victoria Ring Newspaper Article, February 20, 2003.