Background Information

The DICE Center is a new campus-wide UNC Center, created in April 2009, which builds on a 13-year research and development effort out of the DICE Group.  The DICE Center is a community of scholars and science and technology experts at UNC coming together to:

  • develop an interdisciplinary model for campus data management cyberinfrastructure,
  • collaborate with groups across the UNC system on issues of distributed data management,  digital preservation,  data intensive computing,  digital library systems, and data curation,
  • sustain national and international leadership in the creation of new approaches for the integration and federation of data.