Support for commonly requested HPC resources
Researchers can access a number of High Performance Computing resources through UBC ARC Sockeye and WestGrid.
How to Access WestGrid Resources
The ARC team provides 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.
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 Storage
- Globus - Effective File Transfer
- WestGrid Collaboration tools and resources
- OwnCloud – DropBox like storage for research data
- Workspace - UBC IT Solution for 20GB of free Dropbox-like storage. Additional Workspace storage available for a fee.
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.