The University of Maine Advanced Research Computing or UMaine ARC is dedicated to supporting the high performance computing needs of the UMaine research community and its collaborators. UMaine ARC is associated with CORE and overseen by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School.


To be a world-class resource for enabling advanced research computing in Maine and beyond. 


To support the University’s research mission by providing advanced high performance computing expertise and services to researchers from across the University and beyond.


As the University’s central high performance computing support resource, UMaine ARC strives to provide its user community the best possible service in the most timely and cost-effective manner. Its primary goal is to support the advancement of research and discoveries of global impact and local relevance that are enabled through advanced high performance computing.

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The services include expertise and resources for reliable and cost-effective high performance computing, AI, data storage, and visualization, as well as for consultation, training, and grant writing assistance.

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