Accelerating the pace of Canadian Research
The Centre for Advanced Computing located at Queen’s University, is a consortium comprised of Carleton University, University of Ottawa, the Royal Military College of Canada, and Queen’s University. We specialize in providing high availability, secure, advanced computing resources and support for academic and medical researchers. CAC operates a high performance data centre as part of the Compute Canada family serving Canada’s research community.
News & Events
Last year, over 200 students and 75 teams took part in the 2017 Queen's International Innovation Challenge - people registered from around the world with the goal of improving global food security. Students will put their analytics skills to the test as they identify...read more
Each fall, Compute Canada invites researchers to apply to our annual Resource Allocation Competitions (RAC) and request storage and compute resources. Applications submitted to these competitions are evaluated for both technical feasibility and scientific excellence....read more
Calling all students and post-docs at universities, colleges, research hospitals and research institutes across the country — starting October 2, the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) wants to hear how working in state-of-the-art facilities and with cutting-edge...read more
The Centre for Advanced Computing (CAC) at Queen’s University has partnered with IBM to establish a new academic research support initiative leveraging the company’s Watson cognitive technology. Read the Queen's Gazette article...read more
The Centre for Advanced Computing (CAC) at Queen’s University has extended its license of ANSYS software to include the Mechanical portion of the code in addition to the previously available CFD parts. This will greatly enhance the utility of the license, and is of...read more