HPC, Cluster, e servizi Cloud

The Digital Research Alliance of Canada

The Digital Research Alliance of Canada serves Canadian researchers, with the objective of advancing Canada’s position as a leader in the knowledge economy on the international stage. By integrating, championing and funding the infrastructure and activities required for advanced research computing, research data management and research software, it provides the platform for the research community to access tools and services faster than ever before.

DRAC has an ambitious mandate — to transform how research across all academic disciplines is organized, managed, stored and used. DRAC works with other ecosystem partners and stakeholders across the country to help provide Canadian researchers with the support they need for leading-edge research excellence, research, innovation and advancement across all disciplines.


*To run COMSOL Multiphysics® on DRAC’s platform, you must own a Floating Network License (FNL). To run COMSOL Server™ on DRAC’s simulation platforms, you must own a COMSOL Server License (CSL).


First founded in 2002, Gompute is a leading simulation and HPC solution provider. Their main office is in Gothenburg, Sweden, with local offices in Durham, USA; Lugo, Spain; and Stuttgart, Germany. Gompute’s team includes CAE experts, engineers, and computer scientists who provide customers around the world with the latest HPC technology. Gompute's partnership with COMSOL allows license holders* to collaborate with Gompute to find the optimal hardware configuration for the parallel processing and cluster modeling of COMSOL Multiphysics models and apps.


*To run COMSOL Multiphysics® on Gompute’s simulation platforms, you must own a Floating Network License (FNL). To run COMSOL Server™ on Gompute’s simulation platforms, you must own a COMSOL Server License (CSL).


Kaleidosim specializes in providing easy access to the latest cloud hardware and enables you to revolutionize your simulation workflows. The Kaleidosim cloudCompanion is software that has been specifically developed for users of the COMSOL Multiphysics® software. It seamlessly grants push-button access to vast Kaleidosim cloud-based hardware resources right from the COMSOL Multiphysics® user interface. The cloudCompanion enables you to easily run and orchestrate hundreds of cloud-based simulations simultaneously rather than sequentially, massively accelerating the speed of your simulation workflow.



Microway utilizes the latest high-performance technologies to generate technical solutions tailored to your specific needs. Since our founding in 1982, we have gained expertise in optimization and system integration for Linux®- and Windows®-based scientific and engineering applications. Using this knowledge, our team delivers systems that are thoroughly tested and ready-to-run for your simulation projects that use the COMSOL Multiphysics® software.

We offer multiple products, including quiet WhisperStation workstations, powerful compute servers, and customized high-performance computing (HPC) clusters.



Nimbix is the leading provider of purpose-built cloud supercomputing for HPC, machine learning, and AI applications. Its JARVICE™ XE multicloud HPC platform brings the power of JARVICE™ and the Nimbix Cloud to any on-premise cluster or multicloud environment, dramatically simplifying computing for HPC and AI applications within energy, life sciences, aerospace, automotive, electronics, and other industries. For more information, visit www.nimbix.net.

The COMSOL® software is installed directly into Nimbix Cloud for end user consumption in a "bring your own license" (BYOL) fashion.*

Click here to learn more about running COMSOL® jobs on Nimbix.

*To run COMSOL Multiphysics® on Nimbix’s simulation platforms, you must own a Floating Network License (FNL). To run COMSOL Server™ on Nimbix’s simulation platforms, you must own a COMSOL Server License (CSL).

JARVICE is a trademark of Nimbix, Inc.


Nor-Tech manufactures computer systems, workstations, servers and high performance clusters which it offers to a large variety of customers in the United States and internationally. Nor-Tech is an authorized and certified system integrator for leading technology brands like: Intel®, SuperMicro® computing solutions, Dell computers, and HP® computers.

Nor-Tech uses a turnkey appliance approach to HPC clusters. We minimize the time from unboxing to productivity by having the cluster come fully configured for client's network and pre-loaded with COMSOL® software.*

*To run COMSOL Multiphysics® on Nor-Tech’s simulation platforms, you must own a Floating Network License (FNL). To run COMSOL Server® on Nor-Tech’s simulation platforms, you must own a COMSOL Server License (CSL).

Penguin Computing

Penguin Computing provides a high-performance computing (HPC) cloud platform, Penguin Computing® On-Demand™ (POD™), which combines the convenience of the cloud with the power of HPC bare-metal processing and InfiniBand-connected nodes. This enables the delivery of a superior high-performance experience in a variety of architectures.

A 3D remote visualization workstation is available for postprocessing, accelerating your time to results by eliminating long download times. When you combine this with our free, highly-acclaimed technical support; clear, concise billing; and no data transfer charges, it’s a win-win situation!

Receive 1000 free POD™ hours when you register for an account.


To run COMSOL Multiphysics® on Penguin Computing’s simulation platforms, you must own a Floating Network License (FNL). To run COMSOL Server™ on Penguin Computing’s simulation platforms, you must own a COMSOL Server License (CSL).

Penguin Computing, Penguin Computing On-Demand, and POD are registered trademarks or trademarks of Penguin Computing, Inc.


Rescale’s simulation platforms are the leading global solutions for the secure deployment of simulation software and high performance computing (HPC) hardware in the enterprise. Rescale partners with industry-leading software vendors to provide instant access to a variety of simulation packages while simultaneously offering customizable HPC hardware. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Rescale’s customers include global Fortune 500 companies in the aerospace, automotive, life science, and energy sectors. For more information on Rescale products and services, visit www.rescale.com.

To run your COMSOL simulations faster with on-demand customizable HPC resources, simply go to www.rescale.com/signup/.

*To run COMSOL Multiphysics® on Rescale's simulation platforms, you must own a Floating Network License (FNL). To run COMSOL Server™ on Rescale's simulation platforms, you must own a COMSOL Server License (CSL).


TotalCAE provides high-performance computing (HPC) private and public cloud solutions for engineers, including the HPC Appliance for the COMSOL Multiphysics® software.

With the TotalCAE solution, you can easily speed up your COMSOL Multiphysics® simulations in just a few clicks by uploading your model to the TotalCAE Web Portal. The entire appliance is located securely in your datacenter and is managed around the clock by TotalCAE IT professionals, keeping engineers working productively. To quickly respond to unexpected simulation needs, TotalCAE Public Cloud computing access is also available, enabling pay-as-you-go unlimited computing power on demand.


*To run COMSOL Multiphysics® on TotalCAE’s simulation platforms, you must own a Floating Network License (FNL). To run COMSOL Server® on TotalCAE’s simulation platforms, you must own a COMSOL Server License (CSL).

Hardware supportati e testati in modo collaborativo


3Dconnexion creates the world’s most advanced, precise, and comfortable peripherals. Optimized for over 200 CAD software packages, our products help engineers and designers create better designs more efficiently. Renowned as the most advanced ergonomic peripherals and software in the market, our products benefit from 20 years of R&D, consistently working to deliver our mission to help people interact with and experience the digital world. From our 3Dconnexion SpaceMouse® 3D mice to the CadMouse, our products enjoy unparalleled precision and have a sleek aesthetic and supreme build quality, which make them reliable and enjoyable tools for the most demanding power user.



For 50 years, AMD has driven innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies — the building blocks for professional graphics, workstations, and the data center.

The close relationship between AMD and COMSOL aligns engineering efforts and ensures maximum performance of COMSOL Multiphysics® on AMD Radeon™ Pro professional graphics cards. This results in the timely qualification and certification of new hardware and drivers that ensure full compatibility, while providing an optimal user experience with COMSOL products.


Dell, Inc.

With award-winning desktops, laptops, 2-in-1s, and thin clients; powerful workstations and rugged devices made for specialized environments; monitors; and endpoint security solutions and services, Dell gives today’s workforce what they need to securely connect, produce, and collaborate from anywhere at any time. Dell, a part of Dell Technologies, services customers from consumers to organizations of all sizes with the industry’s broadest, most innovative end user portfolio.

To learn more about Dell™ workstations certified for COMSOL® use, visit the Dell website.


Intel drives deep scientific discovery and business insights from massive, complex datasets, unlocking the full potential of data across government, academia, and the enterprise — fueling breakthrough discoveries and AI-enabled innovation.

COMSOL and Intel collaborate closely to ensure that COMSOL Multiphysics® is effectively leveraging Intel HPC technologies like the Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor. Users of COMSOL Multiphysics® benefit from the integration of Intel® oneAPI tools like Intel® oneMKL and Intel® MPI Library to achieve exceptional performance, scalability, and reliability on any Intel platform.

In addition to integrating Intel® oneAPI tools, COMSOL Multiphysics® has been verified to be compatible with the Intel HPC Platform Specification. Thus, COMSOL Multiphysics® will run on any cluster system that is compliant with the Intel HPC Platform Specification.

For more information about Intel and Intel HPC technologies, visit: Intel High Performance Computing and Intel® oneAPI.


Lenovo is a leading provider of innovative commercial, consumer, and enterprise technology. The success of our Fortune 500 company comes from helping our customers achieve improved business productivity and enhanced personal lives.

Our optimized System x servers, including NeXtScale, deliver the best performance possible for computationally demanding workloads such as those performed by COMSOL Multiphysics® software. To complement our server portfolio, we also offer solutions for VDI, remote visualization, networking, and storage for improved workflows. By providing customized end-to-end solutions for our customers, we reduce the time-to-solution, while eliminating challenges relating to procurement, deployment, and management.

The Lenovo™ ThinkStation® and ThinkPad® mobile workstations are designed for customers who need high-performance rendering and workstation computational power.

To learn more about our products and solutions, visit the Lenovo website:


Software supportati e testati in modo collaborativo

Autodesk, Inc

Autodesk, Inc., is a world leader in 2D and 3D design, engineering and entertainment software for the manufacturing, building and construction, and media and entertainment markets.



MathWorks is the leading developer and supplier of software for technical computing and Model-Based Design. Over 1,000,000 engineers and scientists in more than 100 countries, on all seven continents, use MATLAB® and Simulink®. These products have become fundamental tools for work at the world's most innovative technology companies, government research labs, financial institutions, and at more than 3,500 universities.



PTC provides discrete manufacturers with software and services to meet the globalization, time-to-market and operational efficiency objectives of product development. Using the company's CAD, and content and process management solutions, organizations in the Industrial, High Tech, Aerospace and Defense, Automotive, Consumer and Medical industries are able to support key business objectives and create innovative products that meet both customer needs and comply with industry regulations. PTC's solutions are specifically designed and tested together to give companies the capabilities necessary to optimize their product development processes.


Siemens PLM Components

Siemens PLM Components provides software developers its world-class, market leading portfolio of PLM Components to be integrated quickly into modeling, simulation and manufacturing applications across a wide range of industries. COMSOL licenses Parasolid®, the industry standard in global product design, and D-Cubed™ 2D DCM, the industry standard geometric constraint solver for parametric sketching.


Siemens Digital Industries Software

Siemens Digital Industries Software, world leader in product lifecycle management (PLM) software, aids companies in creating better products by offering lifecycle process optimization, from the planning and development stages to manufacturing and support.

The most complete 2D/3D hybrid CAD system, Solid Edge®, is a fundamental part of the Velocity Series™ portfolio. Solid Edge utilizes synchronous technology for accelerated design, quicker change, and enhanced imported reuse. The increasing complexity of product design is relieved with Solid Edge's exceptional drafting, transparent data management, and part and assembly modeling.


Fornitori indipendenti di software


MatWeb's searchable database includes comprehensive technical information for thermoplastic and thermoset polymers, metals, ceramics, and other engineering materials. MatWeb users have found the materials property data they need easily and quickly through a range of powerful yet simple search and compare tools. MatWeb's partnerships with leading software companies allow our users to download tech data in a variety of formats.



PolymerFEM provides advanced software tools for predicting the nonlinear response of polymers and other materials.

MCalibration is a standalone GUI application for selecting and calibrating material models for finite element simulations. MCalibration uses powerful nonlinear search algorithms to quickly find the best material parameters from experimental test data.

PolyUMod is an external user material library for COMSOL Multiphysics®. PolyUMod contains general-purpose material models for virtually all polymers. With the PolyUMod library, engineers can perform very accurate nonlinear viscoplastic FE simulations without becoming an expert in material model software development.


Sente Software

JMatPro® is the leading simulation software dedicated to the calculation of properties of alloys. It is aimed at multi-component alloys used in industrial practice. It has been designed with a very intuitive user interface and can be used by any engineer or scientist that requires materials properties as part of their everyday work.

JMatPro® is not a database of properties calculated from various sources but incorporates physically based materials models that have been extensively validated. It offers consistent and reliable modelling of these properties over a range of conditions all available from just one easy-to-use source.

JMatPro® is used by a wide range of academic, governmental and industrial R&D institutions.



SmartUQ’s software delivers cutting-edge engineering analytics as well as uncertainty quantification solutions for simulations, testing, and complex systems. By using advanced probabilistic and statistics methods, SmartUQ greatly accelerates analysis cycles by minimizing design iterations, enhances design robustness, and improves insight by quantifying uncertainties. The software includes an innovative suite for analytics and uncertainty quantification, such as unique and modern design of experiments, emulation, statistical calibration, sensitivity analysis, design space exploration, uncertainty propagation, optimization, and inverse analysis.



Avient Corporation

The RF Module includes material data for PREPERM® materials of Avient Corporation.
For questions concerning such materials, please contact https://www.preperm.com/contact-us


The AC/DC Module includes material data for materials of BOMATEC AG. For questions concerning such materials, please contact contact@bomatec.ch or https://www.bomatec.com/en/contact/


The Ray Optics Module and the Wave Optics Module include material data for materials of CDGM GLASS CO., LTD. For questions concerning such materials, please contact gmgd@cdgmgd.com.

Corning Incorporated

The Ray Optics Module and the Wave Optics Module include material data for Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3, Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5, Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6, Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus®, Antimicrobial Corning® Gorilla® Glass, Corning® Astra Glass, Corning® Lotus NXT Glass, Corning® Eagle XG® Glass, ULE® Corning Code 7972 Ultra Low Expansion Glass, Corning® Unicrown Glass, Corning® UV Clear Glass, Corning® 1.6/41 White High Index Glass, Corning® 1.7/35 White High Index Glass, Corning® 1.7/42 White High Index Glass, Corning® 1.8/35 White High Index Glass, Corning® 1.9/31 White High Index Glass, Corning® Calcium Fluoride (CaF2) - Code 9575, Corning® HPFS® 8655 Fused Silica, and Corning® HPFS® 7980 Fused Silica. These materials are products of Corning Incorporated. Material Data supplied by Corning Incorporated, www.corning.com. ASTRA, CORNING, EAGLE XG, HPFS, GORILLA, LOTUS NXT, ULE and Victus are trademarks or registered trademarks of Corning Incorporated.

Isola Group

The RF Module includes material data for materials of Isola Group. For questions concerning such materials, please contact https://www.isola-group.com/contact-us/


The Ray Optics Module and the Wave Optics Module include Technical Information for materials of Ohara Inc.. For questions concerning such Material, please contact Ohara Inc. through www.ohara-inc.co.jp/en/contact/ .

Rogers Corporation

The RF Module includes material data for materials from Rogers Corporation. For questions concerning these materials, please contact https://www.rogerscorp.com/support


The Ray Optics Module and the Wave Optics Module include material data for materials of Schott AG. For questions concerning such materials, please contact www.schott.com/advanced_optics.