September 27, 2017 | Canadian Association of Research Libraries

The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL), Portage, and Compute Canada are pleased to announce that the Federated Research Data Repository (FRDR) service has now finished Beta and will be entering into Limited Production starting the week of  September 18th, 2017 to coincide with Portage and RDM in Canada – RDA 10th Plenary Collocated Event. We would like to sincerely thank everyone who improved the service by providing valuable feedback during Beta testing.

September 22, 2017 | Vas Vasiliadis

A few months ago we announced that support for the open source Globus Toolkit is ending. Since then we've become aware of confusion regarding the details and impact of this announcement, so I thought I would try to clarify things a bit.

Here are the important facts:

September 20, 2017 | Rachana Ananthakrishnan

We recently announced availability of Globus for Google Drive, adding another storage system that can be used with the Globus service. Globus for Google Drive was driven by customer demand to make Google Drive more effective as a storage tier suitable for researchers on campus. Common use cases include using Google Drive as a backup destination for research data, as intermediate storage for computation results, as a highly accessible repository to support Data Management Plans, and as a conduit for securely distributing derived data to users of a science gateway.

Greg Nawrocki, Globus Director of Customer Engagement
September 28, 2017 - 10:00 to 12:00 CDT

The University of Chicago Research Computing Center (RCC) offers workshops at all levels of expertise throughout the year, for students, faculty, and non-hospital staff. As part of this series, Greg Nawrocki from Globus is presenting a free course on "Integrating Globus into your Research Data Management Workflows" on September 28 from 10:00am to 12:00pm. Greg's talk will review the capabilities of Globus software-as-a-service and how it presents a secure, unified interface for data transfer and sharing at the University of Chicago Research Computing Centers.

Steve Tuecke, Globus Co-Founder
September 13, 2017 - 1:00 CDT

As part of the IAM Webinar Series hosted by InCommon, Globus co-founder Steve Tuecke will be presenting on "Identity and Access Management" with Globus Auth, in a live webinar on Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 2:00pm.  Globus Auth is a foundational identity and access management (IAM) platform as a service (PaaS) that allows developers to quickly and easily create secure web, mobile, desktop, and command line applications and services.

Vas Vasiliadis, University of Chicago, Globus Chief Customer Officer
October 15, 2017 (All day) to October 18, 2017 (All day)

Internet2’s annual Technology Exchange conference is a premier technical event in the global R&E community, convening the community’s technology visionaries—including chief technologists, scientists, engineers, architects, operators and students from around the U.S. and the globe.

Globus Presentation at TechExchange: Automating Research Data Management with the Globus Platform

Time: Monday, October 16, 9:00AM-9:50AM

Rachana Ananthakrishnan, Director of Product Management and Design
September 14, 2017 - 7:30 CDT to September 15, 2017 - 5:15 CDT

Globus is a sponsor of the 2017 Research Data Management Implementations (RDMI) Workshop. Supported by NSF and CASC, the workshop will bring together research computing communities, funding agencies, and leading experts in data management to reflect on what has been accomplished to date related to data management, share achievements and opportunities for further contributions moving forward.

Globus Director of Product Management and Design, Rachana Ananthakrishnan, will be moderating a panel on "Selected Examples of RDMI" at 2:00pm on Day 1 of the workshop.

Vas Vasiliadis, University of Chicago, Globus Chief Customer Officer
October 27, 2017 - 1:00 CDT

Globus will present on “Automating Research Data Management with Globus” as part of this brown bag event series hosted by ESnet. 

August 30, 2017 | For Immediate Release

Chicago, IL – August 30, 2017 – Globus, the leading research data management service, today announced general availability of Globus for Google Drive, a new capability that lets users seamlessly connect Google Drive with their existing storage ecosystem, enabling a single interface for data transfer, sharing and publication across all storage systems.

Vas Vasiliadis, University of Chicago, Globus Chief Customer Officer
October 3, 2017 - 1:00 to 1:30 CDT

If your organization uses Google Drive for research data storage, you won’t want to miss this live session with the Globus for Google Drive team.

This live 30-minute session includes an overview of the new Globus for Google Drive capability, key use cases, a live demo, and tips for getting started.