As a part of Academic ITS, Advanced Research Computing is focused both on research and curricular application of computational methods of investigation. We are Randall Downer, Stephani Drafahl, and Yamin Ghowrwal.

Materials are cross listed by categories or departments that use specific software, hardware, or services. Many new users start with the FAQ (Frequently Asked Question) menu in the center below the picture.

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We do a range of continuous monitoring.


Two exciting developments are our membership in the ACCESS (which replaces XSEDE) collaboration and the award of a three year NSF CC* grant. The Internet2 did a nice write up about this project in December 2019.

The best place to start investigating Data Management Plans here at Colby is .