Research and Projects

Funding Organizations


  • OCI-0848296: “NARA Transcontinental Persistent Archives Prototype”
  • SDCI 0721400: “Data Grids for Community Driven Applications”
  • TDLC: Temporal Dynamics of Learning Center

RENCI: Renaissance Computing Institute

SILS: School of Information and Library Science

DICE Research News

iRODS Data System Adds Drivers and More in Version 2.2
October 2, 2009
Greater Interoperability with New Storage Drivers for S3, HPSS, Universal Driver
The developers of iRODS, the Integrated Rule-Oriented Data System, have announced the release of version 2.2 of the open…
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Webcast: From Data Deluge to Useful Knowledge: iRODS NITRD Demo
September 3, 2009
Data Sharing and Preservation with iRODS for Multi-Agency NITRD Committee
With the size of digital data collections expected to double in just five years, how will it be possible to organize, share,…
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Versatile iRODS Data System Gains New Power in 2.1 Release
July 20, 2009
The Data Intensive Cyber Environments research group at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the University of California, San Diego has announced the release of version 2.1 of iRODS,…
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Positive Evaluations of iRODS Data Cyberinfrastructure
June 16, 2009
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For more information on advanced open source technologies for complete life cycle managing, sharing, and preserving of distributed digital data please visit these websites:

iRODS Website
SRB Website

Data Intensive Cyberinfrastructure Foundation DICF