Compute Canada Launches Globus Portal

December 02, 2014  | Compute Canada

Compute Canada, Canada's advanced research computing resource, today announced the launch of the Compute Canada Globus Portal, a high-performance file-transfer service designed for Canadian researchers. The announcement was made as part of a Parliament Hill event highlighting the importance of advanced research computing and celebrating the successes of Canadian researchers.

"We are excited that Compute Canada is adopting Globus to simplify data management and increase collaboration among researchers in Canadian institutions," says Steve Tuecke, Globus project co-lead. "Their support moves us closer to realizing our vision of accelerating discovery by making advanced capabilities available to all researchers."