UBC ARC Services

ARC offers tools, resources, services, and access to High Performance Computing (HPC).  

Please contact us at arc.info@ubc.ca if you require specific tools, software packages, or infrastructure for your research.

Common HPC requirements fall into the three broad categories below:


Researchers can access a number of High Performance Computing resources through WestGrid.  

Data Storage + Sharing

WestGrid has a number of collaboration and data sharing tools which can be accessed by UBC researchers and their research teams across the globe. 


WestGrid and Compute Canada offers support for researchers wishing to visualize their data.  Visit the WestGrid QuickStart Guide to Visualization for a comprehensive list of tools and resources, as well as how to access support. 

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How to Access WestGrid Resources

The ARC team provide advice on the resources you need and walk you through the process of establishing an account and accessing the resources available.

Contact us to discuss your requirements.

Live Status of WestGrid Resources