Viewing entries posted in January 2012
Cybera has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) from internet service vendors to provide high-speed communications links at its transit exchange sites, beginning with Calgary. The goal is to offer Cybera members (which includes Alberta universities, K-12 institutions, start-up companies and other research facilities) with the chance to buy-in to an internet group-rate package.
Cybera is hosting a contest over Twitter from January 23-30. The first prize is free registration to the Startup Weekend in Calgary.
Whether it’s a quick call from Edmonton to Calgary or a three-hour PhD defence from Edmonton to Brazil, the Cyberports are up to the task. And more and more people are testing its reach and power.
Run by the City of Edmonton and Events Edmonton, Metropolis is a new and elaborate winter festival designed to embrace the winter weather and highlight all that Edmonton has to offer. On January 13-15, an information technology-themed weekend will take place in the Community Centre pavilion. Cybera is proud to be a part of the weekend’s program.