Advanced Research Computing Experts

At Calcul Québec, you will find more than computing machines and storage room for your data.

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Calcul Québec Presents a Colloquium at ACFAS Congress

Le calcul informatique de pointe pour l’avancement des connaissances et l’innovation
May 8, 2017 - McGill University

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Advanced Research Computing Experts

Becoming a Calcul Québec user means joining more than 550 research teams with advanced computing experience. Think of the collaborative opportunities!

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Businesses

If limited computing resources are keeping you from innovating and performing well in your market, talk to us.

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Academic Research

Our Advanced Research Computing services enable research projects of all sizes and help you get results.

Making research possible

Discover the work of Michel Barrette, a system administrator at Calcul Québec “Michel Barrette is a truly outstanding analyst, whose passion is to make research possible,” says nominator David Sénéchal. Sénéchal is a professor at the Université de Sherbrooke and has worked with Barrette for several years. Sénéchal says Barrette has been “a lifeline” to...

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Finding creative solutions

Discover the work of Félix-Antoine Fortin, a scientific analyst at Calcul Québec When University of Laval Associate Professor Philippe Giguère was setting up a new course in computer science and software engineering, he called upon Fortin to fix a problem for him. He didn’t have enough computing power for the students enrolled so he thought...

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Supporting researchers

Discover the work of Richard Lefebvre, a system administrator at Calcul Québec Even before pediatric medical professor Daniel Sinnett and his team knew there was a problem with their data analysis system, Calcul Québec’s Richard Lefebvre was flagging it to them. “Richard is always proactive in supporting our research group. He regularly contacts us before a...

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Calcul Québec and R in Montreal 2018

An analyst from Calcul Québec among the 3 plenary speakers R in Montreal 2018 is a bilingual conference for users of R —  a programming language and free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. 300 researchers, students, practitioners, and professionals from universities, the government, and the industry will attend this event. “The R language and...

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CANHEIT-TECC 2018

Higher education and advanced research computing: an obvious match Held from June 18 to June 21, CANHEIT-TECC is the largest gathering of Canadian campus IT leaders and advanced research computing experts. As an official partner of the event, Compute Canada is present on all fronts and several members of the Calcul Québec team are invited...

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Calcul Québec supports the Women in Physics Canada Conference

The 7th edition of the Women in Physics Canada (WIPC 2018) Conference will be held from July 17th to 20th, 2018, at Université de Sherbrooke, Quebec. Calcul Québec is a proud supporter of this event.   This renowned national conference will bring together more than a hundred members from the student community, faculty, postdoctoral researchers and professionals from the private...

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Canada’s new supercomputer niagara fuels canadian innovation and discovery

Toronto, ON (March 5, 2018) – Canada’s most powerful research supercomputer, Niagara, is now available to researchers of all disciplines across the country. Located at the University of Toronto and supported by the university’s high-performance computing division SciNet the system is open to all Canadian university researchers. Niagara is part of a system of national advanced research computing infrastructure, which...

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The Visualize This! Challenge is back!

  Are you up for the challenge? Here’s your chance to flex your creative muscles, experiment with new viz tools and win great prizes. Visualize This! is your chance to challenge your creativity, experiment with new visualization tools, and contribute to the growth of data visualization in Canada! Now in its second year, this Canada-wide competition...

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Book recommendations for Science Literacy Week

As part of the Science Literacy Week in Canada September 18-24, here are some book suggestions by the Calcul Québec staff. We obviously have a weakness for classic Sci-Fi books… perhaps supercomputers have been feeding our imagination for a long time?  Neuromancer by William Gibson – 1984 The expression “Cyberspace” comes from this book. The...

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ETS to Build New Pavilion Housing Future Calcul Québec Computing Centre

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, along with Hélène David, Quebec Minister of Higher Education, jointly announced they would be funding the construction of a new pavilion at l’École de technologie supérieure (ETS), that will house Calcul Québec’s future Advanced Research Computing Center. When that center opens, all of Calcul Québec’s hardware will be concentrated in one site....

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