Big Data Analytics

ITS Research Services supports Big Data Analytics on the XSEDE national supercomputer called Bridges. Bridges provides a rich interactive environment for data analytics, simulation, and Spark and Hadoop packages.

Data Center Space

Data center space is available to meet the needs of campus researchers.


Galaxy is an open, web-based platform for accessible, reproducible, and transparent computational biomedical research.

GitHub Enterprise

GitHub Enterprise is a source code repository for students, faculty, and staff to easily collaborate with external researchers.

Globus Online

Globus Online file transfers are in the process of being phased out.

High Performance Computing - HPC

High performance computing is focused on providing researchers with tools to solve computationally intensive problems. Some common uses of the system are computational fluid dynamics, molecular modeling, bioinformatics, and climate modeling.

REDCap (Research Electric Data Capture)

REDCap is a data management tool that provides a secure multi user web-based interface for storing study information. Small to medium sized research studies using Microsoft Excel or Access to manage their data are good candidates for REDCap.

Research Data Storage Options

There are several file storage options available to researchers depending on needs, such as RDSS, LSS, and R:Drive.

Research Remote Desktop Service

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The Research Remote Desktop Service (RRDS) provides a Windows virtual desktop environment through which users can remotely access research data (Level 1, 2, and 3) and pre-installed analysis software.


The SBGrid Consortium is a group that maintains an extensive set of applications to support structural biology research.

UI BioShare

UI BioShare provides researchers access to a single software application to manage and house both research subject and sample data. It allows for lab/repository privacy and security while providing a single location for prospective collaborators.