Globus provides a secure, unified interface to your research data. Use Globus to 'fire and forget' high-performance data transfers between systems within and across organizations.
Protected Data Support: Use Globus to manage data requiring higher assurance levels (e.g. HIPAA data)
Q&A Webinar: Learn about managing protected data with Globus
Petrel User Story: Read about Argonne’s lab-wide data service
JupyterCon 2018: Slides now available from Ian Foster's Globus talk
An endpoint is a system connected to Globus. Once an endpoint is established, it is accessible to authorized users and can serve as a transfer endpoint (the source or destination for file transfers).
With a Globus subscription you can establish different types of endpoints: Users can securely share data through shared endpoints and system administrators get additional management tools with managed endpoints. Premium connectors allow storage systems with non-POSIX filesystems (e.g. Google Drive, S3, BlackPearl) to serve as endpoints.