This week SDSC, ECSU, IU, Purdue, TACC and Michigan were awarded an NSF grant to plan a new Science Gateways Institute. SDSC will be the lead institution on the project, which will support development of Web-based portals to aid researchers.
The gateway framework we envision is a modular, layered approach that supports community contributions and allows developers to pick and choose the components they need, from job submission and security modules to an entire end-to-end solution,” said Dan Stanzione, deputy director at TACC and co-investigator on the project. “Gateways are growing in importance to us as we expand beyond our traditional user base; this project will help us reach many new communities of users.”
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