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CI Compass Supports NSF Major Facilities SAGE, GAGE in Search for Best Cloud Computing Solution

By Christina Clark, Research Communications Specialist, CI Compass / Notre Dame Research / University of Notre Dame

Data storage, processing, and sharing are ongoing challenges, especially for research facilities. For National Science Foundation-funded (NSF) Major Facilities, processing data captured “at the edge,” sometimes in very remote locations, and disseminating it to their communities can be costly and difficult to maintain. Additionally, each Major Facility (MF) is in…


Q&A with UW–Madison CIO Lois Brooks and Research CI Director Jan Cheetham Discuss Upskilling IT to Support Cloud Computing for Research

By Amber Rasche

Lois Brooks and Jan Cheetham Lois Brooks, chief information officer and vice provost for information technology at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, is active nationally in the higher education community, having served in leadership and governance roles with the Northwest Academic Computing Consortium, Unizin, Educause Learning Initiative, and Internet2. Jan Cheetham,…


Episode One: When Can We Stop Saying ‘Cloud?’

By Bob Flynn, Internet2 Program Manager

The second in a series of blog posts about NET+ Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services What’s in Play? Bob Flynn If you missed the set-up for this series and this conversation (a.k.a. Episode 0), take a minute to check it out before you proceed. It has the snappy title “…


Sign Up for Summer CLASS

By Dana Brunson, Internet2 Executive Director, Research Engagement Do you or your institution need help to fill the gaps in training for cloud and research computing? Join us for the second, advanced cohort of the Cloud Learning and Skills Sessions (CLASS) this summer.  This program provides research and computing…


NET+ Zoom Program Updates Amid COVID-19

By Sean O’Brien, Director, Internet2 NET+ Cloud Services Program Interest in and utilization of Zoom continues to grow as many higher education institutions move teaching, learning and administrative functions online. Internet2 is maintaining updates on this webpage as it relates to overall operations. As detailed in our earlier update, we are…