The subscription provides:
- Access to all CAD tools for research use (licensing restrictions may apply).
- Unlimited number of research team users (supervised students, research assistants, and post-docs) attached to a professors’ subscription.
- Unlimited use of Cadence, Mentor, Synopsys and Xilinx.
- Other CAD tools for microsystems and nanotechnology research use.
- With access to Institution Research Plus Subscription.
- Unlimited access to time-shared licenses.
- Without access to an Institution subscription.
- Access to time-shared licenses is capped at five concurrent use instances per tool from the subscriber’s research team. E.g., 5 concurrent use instances of ANSYS; or 2 concurrent use instances of COMSOL + 1 Tanner + 5 ANSYS are both valid use cases.
- Additional access to CAD can be purchased - $1000 for five additional concurrent use instances per tool. For more details, contact CAD@cmc.ca.
- Subscriber pricing on over 20 fabrication service options, short-term equipment loans, and training courses.
- Access to cloud-based and high-performance computing resources, engineering support and training materials.
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