Pervasive Technology Institute

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Good news for U.S. researchers working with big data: Starting September 1, they’ll have access to Jetstream, the first National Science Foundation (NSF)-supported cloud resource for science and engineering research. Indiana University’s Pervasive Technology Institute is the lead institution on the five-year, $11 million NSF grant to create, implement and operate Jetstream. Designed to be […]

Thomas Sterling

July 11, 2013

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Sailor, history buff, and ‘father of Beowulf’, technology pioneer Thomas Sterling shares his thoughts on the future of extreme-scale supercomputing.


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NASA’s IceBridge, a six-year mission vital to understanding global climate change, is the largest airborne survey of Earth’s polar ice. This month, the mission will debut a new, IU-designed in-flight data copy system for instantly processing and archiving polar ice sheet data collected by radar systems in its DC-8 aircraft. The new tool was created […]