High-performance research network

Research computingResearch computing

Serving the research community at UVic, ResearchNet provides a flexible environment for research and high performance computing. This network facilitates high bandwidth connections, close connectivity to mass-storage and research computing facilities, and permits the use of emerging technologies that may be incompatible with other networks. ResearchNet connects seamlessly to UVicNet and shares UVicNet connections to BCNet, CA*Net4 and the commercial Internet. Web-based network management tools available on UVicNet are also available on ResearchNet.

Who can use this service?

  • Faculty
  • Staff

This service is available to researchers with advanced networking requirements.

How do I request or access this service?

Contact the Computer Help Desk to request access to this service.

What is the cost for this service?

This service is funded by a research grant.

When is this service available?

This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except during scheduled and unscheduled maintenance. You can be informed of service interruptions by subscribing to Informed.

How do I get help with this service?

For assistance with this service, please contact the Computer Help Desk:

Telephone: 250-721-7687
In person: Clearihue A037