Frontenac Platform

Frontenac Platform

Secure, high-availability environment for Advanced Research
Computing and Storage.

The Centre for Advanced Computing (CAC) at Queen’s University, in collaboration with Compute Ontario and Compute Canada, is pleased to provide the Frontenac Platform – an advanced research environment designed for High Performance Computing.


High Performance.
Compute, storage, and network optimized for scientific discovery and innovation.

Built with security in mind.
Safeguards to ensure the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of your data.

Experienced, skilled staff.
Experts in diverse fields, such as bioinformatics, physical sciences, programming, and code optimization.

Access to hundreds of software applications with personalized or group training.

Who Can Access

Any individual or organization who meets Queen’s, Compute Ontario or Compute Canada criteria is eligible to apply for access to the Frontenac Platform. If you have questions about your eligibility or which CAC platform best meets your research needs, please contact us to further discuss your needs.

Contact Us

Phone: (613) 533 – 2561
General information:
Technical information:

Centre for Advanced Computing
Queen’s University
99 University Avenue
Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6