Yearly Archives: 2022

ResearchSpace and iRODS Partner to Enable Virtual File Storage and Metadata Solutions for Institutional Research Data Management

ResearchSpace, provider of the RSpace electronic research notebook and sample management system, today announced an integration with the iRODS, a data discovery, workflow automation, secure collaboration, and data virtualization platform, to ensure the integrity of links between RSpace and the wide range of resources it connects with via the virtualized file tracking and metadata management […]

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Spectra Logic and iRODS Consortium Partner to Provide Glacier-Like Tier of Storage for Data-Driven Organizations

Spectra Logic, a global leader in data management and data storage solutions, today announced a collaboration with the iRODS Consortium to create a joint solution built upon Spectra Vail® software, Spectra BlackPearl® S3 storage and the iRODS data management platform. The combined solution enables customers to use industry-standard cloud interfaces for on-premises disk and on-premises […]

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RENCI named as partner in NSF award to study coastal community resilience

RENCI’s expertise in hurricane modeling will be a key asset in the University of Delaware’s $16.5 million NSF award to study interplay between coastal resilience, equity, and economic prosperity Adapted with permission from University of Delaware. It’s been five years since Hurricane Harvey brought catastrophic rain, extensive flooding and more than $125 billion in damages […]

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NSF FABRIC Project Completes Phase 1, Enabling Early Testing of Unprecedented Large-scale Network Experiments

All Phase 1 sites and connections have been successfully installed to create the basis for the international FABRIC infrastructure The NSF-funded FABRIC project has made steady progress establishing the groundbreaking network testbed infrastructure to reimagine the way large amounts of data are generated, stored, analyzed, and transmitted across the world. The team recently announced the […]

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EduHeLx: A Cloud-based Programming Platform for Data Science Education

The EduHeLx pilot experiment informed future thinking about incorporating cloud-based technologies in UNC-CH courses, including courses in the new UNC-CH School of Data Science & Society (SDSS)

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The Biomedical Data Translator Consortium Provides Progress Updates in Latest Companion Publications

The Translator Consortium details new features, functionality, and applications of the Translator system and its underlying data model, the Biolink Model The Biomedical Data Translator (Translator) Consortium has announced recent progress in two companion publications–“Progress toward a universal biomedical data translator” and “Biolink Model: A universal schema for knowledge graphs in clinical, biomedical, and translational […]

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What to expect at the iRODS 2022 User Group Meeting

The worldwide iRODS community will gather in Leuven, Belgium, from July 5 – 8  Members of the iRODS user community will meet at KU Leuven in Belgium for the 14th Annual iRODS User Group Meeting to participate in four days of learning, sharing use cases, and discussing new capabilities that have been added to iRODS […]

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RENCI Leadership Assigned to Lead Implementation of the UNC School of Data Science & Society

RENCI Director, Stan Ahalt, and Chief Operating Officer, Jay Aikat, will take on secondary appointments as Inaugural Dean and Senior Associate Dean, respectively.

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InfiniteTactics joins iRODS Consortium

Organizations team up to keep pace with expanding data demands CHAPEL HILL, NC – The iRODS Consortium, the membership-based foundation that leads development and support of the integrated Rule-Oriented Data System (iRODS), welcomes its newest member, InfiniteTactics. InfiniteTactics is a veteran-owned IT consulting firm that produces high-end technical solutions in large-scale data sciences support, autonomous […]

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New concept poised to accelerate drug discovery through data mining

RENCI scientists and collaborators have developed and defined a concept called Clinical Outcome Pathways (COPs) that could help scientists harness the vast amounts of clinical and biomedical data available today to accelerate drug discovery and drug repurposing.

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