Indiana University

ARCHIVED: Scholarly cyberinfrastructure

Indiana University's scholarly and artistic cyberinfrastructure combines world-class supercomputing systems, storage systems, networking, and visualization systems with proven professional training, consultation, and support. The environment combines deep human expertise, robust systems, software, and services, and advances in computer science and informatics to address the needs of researchers and their collaborators on the local, national, and international stage, enabling new types of research, pedagogy, creative activity, and community impact.

Supercomputers, grid and cloud computing

Supercomputers Big Red II, Quarry, Mason, Research Database Complex
Grid computing XSEDE, FutureGrid, I-Light, Open Science Grid
Cloud computing services Fee-based, on-demand "Cluster as a Service" (CaaS)


Scientific applications Bioinformatics applications, genome analysis software, research databases and Web Services
Statistical and mathematical software Mathematica, MATLAB, R, SAS, SPSS, and more

Data analysis and visualization services

Advanced Visualization Lab Advanced Digital Arts and Media, Scalable Visualization and Virtual Reality, Visualization Displays and Systems
GIS and remote sensing GIS and remote sensing software, technical support, spatial data resources, educational opportunities


Long-term storage Secure, archival storage for research data
Temporary storage Network-attached home directories, local and shared scratch space, web-based file sharing for research data

Science Gateways

IU Cyberinfrastructure Gateway Centralized web interface for research computing at IU
SciGaP project Developing a hosted "Platform as a Service" (PaaS) to broaden the development of web-based science gateways
ARCHIVED: Science Gateways Group Advanced consulting support for researchers building science gateways

For more, see IU's advanced scholarly & artistic cyberinfrastructure.