The following documents provide more detailed information about Compute Ontario’s mandate, strategic plan, and actions to date.
The Premier of Ontario emphasized the importance of advanced computing to Ontario’s future in her 2014 mandate letter to the Minister of Research and Innovation. Download it: 2014 Mandate letter: Research and Innovation.
Compute Ontario’s Board and the Ministry of Research and Innovation have been working together to develop a blueprint or strategic plan for Compute Ontario. Download it: Computer Ontario Blueprint Action Plan.
Create a cloud commons, Lincoln D. Stein et al. , Nature Vol. 523, 149 -151 (2015)
Lincoln Stein and colleagues highlight the benefits of cloud computing and data access, using the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) as an example of a large international federated dataset.