Technology Obsolescence – Digital Divide

There is a need to swap out technology due to its obsolescence and advancements made elsewhere, in at times as little as two-year cycles. Noted here is that new mobile phones are introduced every two years or so, and while this rollout goes on, at times the older...

What is the Digital Divide?

The “Digital Divide” refers to the growing gap between the underprivileged members of society, especially the poor, rural, elderly, and handicapped who do not have access to computers, or cell phones, or the internet; compared to the wealthy, middle-class,...

Manitoba HPC 2019 Conference – Digital Ag

We would like to thank our guests and sponsors for making this event so successful. There is nothing more gratifying than to hear from a sponsor at the end of a conference that they are very interested in supporting our project in a bigger way next year. Our...

Manitoba Training and Research Consortium (MTRC

Terms of Reference: Originator:  Chair, Alfonz Koncan (A Koncan & Associates Inc.) Approver:  Board − Advisory Committee Effective:  November 20, 2018 Replaces:  December 3, 2014 Membership MTRC shall normally be comprised of between six and 10 members, appointed...

Manitoba’s First High Performance Computing Conference

Manitoba’s Future in High Performance Computing Working with the Manitoba Training and Research Consortium we have organized a Conference titled  “Manitoba’s Future in High Performance Computing.” This conference assembled industry and academe to identify their needs...