Research Computing Services Directory

The resources offered on these pages represent the offerings across campus and the campus community. These resources may not be supported directly by IST.

External Research Computing Services

The Digital Research Alliance of Canada

About this service

The Digital Research Alliance of Canada serves Canadian researchers, by integrating, championing, and funding the infrastructure and activities required for advanced research computing (ARC), research data management (RDM) and research software (RS). This includes an offering of large computer and GPU clusters.

IST Research Computing Services

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The services below are offered by the IST department and are available to all researchers at the University of Waterloo.

Computer Science Research Computing Services

About this service

Research groups in the faculty of Computer Science are assigned a specific Point of Contact or, IT Concierge. Please visit the Computer Science Research Points of Contact webpage for more information about your point of contact.

Engineering Research Computing Services

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The following storage options are available to researchers in the faculty of Engineering.

Personal N: storage on Nexus or Chorus login.

Shared Storage (NFS, CIFS, NextCloud)

Faculty Web Home Pages

Health Research Computing Services

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Researchers in the faculty of Health can visit the Health Computing Office-Faculty, staff, and researcher webpage for more information.

Math Research Computing Services

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Researchers in the faculty of Math can visit the Services for Faculty webpage for more information.