In the Media

Permafrost Discovery Gateway: A New Online Platform Supporting Knowledge-Generation from Big Imagery, December 19 (

NCSA’s Clowder to be Leveraged in $3 Million Effort to Support Permafrost Data Analytics, October 19 (

New online science gateway to offer insight into changing Arctic conditions, October 19 (

ELLIS: University of Illinois supercomputer to become ‘hired hand’ helping farmers make big decisions, October 19 (

Collaboration creates new way for farmers to estimate commodity payments, September 19 (

NCSA to take part in NSF-funded EarthCube Office, September 19 (

NSF Awards SDSC and Partners $5.9 Million to Host EarthCube Office, September 19 (

NCSA Brown Dog project wins Best Technical Paper at PEARC18, August 18 (

Midwest Big Data Hub and National Data Service partners with NSF for nationwide Open Storage Network, June 2018 (

NSF Supports Development of New Nationwide Data Storage Network, June 2018 (

‘History Was Here’: NCSA’s technology is helping unlock the mystery of medieval graffiti, May 2018 (

Decomposing Bodies, July 2017 (

4CeeD framework wins Best Paper Award at the IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud, and Grid Computing, June 2017 (

Illinois researchers build Dropbox-like storage, analytical system for scientific data, June 2017 (

Bill Gropp – Pursuing the Next Big Thing at NCSA, March 2017 (

Coming into focus using cutting-edge tools, February 2017 (…)

Illinois Part of New Center Focused on Vector-Borne Disease, February 2017 (

Open-source plant database confirms top US bioenergy crop, January 2017

Unearthing America’s rural history, December 2016 (

Plants + HPC, NCSA, October 2015 (

“Complex Solutions for Complex Problems:” How the NCSA is Changing Industries, ChicagoInno, Augusts 2015 (…)

Illinois-NCSA team receives $1.8M to create data platform for Big Data in plants, NCSA News, August 2015 (…)

NCSA Part of Team Developing Tools to Help Governments Deal With Disasters, ACM TechNews, March 2015 (

Big Data and Big Challenges for Archives, The blog of SAA’s Electronic Records Section, March 2015 (…)

NCSA part of team developing tools to help governments deal with disasters, NCSA, March 2015 (…)

Sophisticated Resilience Model in Development in Colorado – And It’ll be Free, Insurance Journal, February 2015 (

NIST Awards $20 Million for Research Center to Help Communities Increase Resilience to Disaster, NIST, February 2015 (…)

Brown Dog software sniffs out and transforms inaccessible data, International Science Grid This Week, November 2014 (…)

Say Hello to Brown Dog! New Search Engine That Could Make Data in Old/Obsolete File Formats Easily Accessible, INFOdocket, October 2014 (…)

Researchers hope search engine will shed light on dark data, PBS Newshour, October 2014 (

Brown Dog Digs Into the Deep, Dark Web, ACM TechNews, October 2014 (

Brown Dog digs into the deep, dark web, GCN, October 2014 (

Illinois wins $1.5 million NSF “Data Infrastructure Building Blocks” grant to accelerate materials-to-device processes, UIUC Coordinated Science Lab News, October 2014 (

Brown Dog snuffles the 99 percent, Channel EYE, October 2014 (

NSF Invests in the future of big data interoperability, fedscoop, October 2014 (

Brown Dog: a Search Engine For the Other 99 Percent (of Data), Slashdot, October 2014 (…)

Brown Dog: a search engine for the other 99 percent (of data), NSF Discoveries, October 2014 (

Project will Broaden Access to Geoscience Data, UIUC Civil and Environmental Engineering, August 2014 (

Taking Video Analytics to the Next Level, FCW: The Business of Federal Technology, May 2014 (

Breaking Out of the Digital Graveyard, Extracting Meaning from Cursive Script, International Science Grid This Week, May 2014 (…)

Breaking Out of the Digital Graveyard, PSC People. Science. Collaboration., Spring 2014 (…)

NCSA Project Aims to Create a DNS-Like Service for Data, International Sciece Grid This Week, January 2014 (

NCSA Project Aims to Create a DNS-Like Service for Data, Datanami, January 2014 (…)

NSF grants U of I millions to make sense of big data, World News, December 2013 ( grants U of I millions to make sense of big data/)

NSF grants U of I millions to research big data, Examiner, December 2013 (…)

U of I researchers get millions for ‘super mutt’ to sniff out big-data trends, Crain’s Blog, Chicago Business, December 2013 (

NSF Provides $10.5 Million Grant to Develop Software for Un-Curated Data, Communications of the ACM, November 2013 (…)

BU Scientist, Collaborators Get $10.5 Million Grant to Develop Software for un-Curated Data, Newswise, November 2013 (…)

$10M grant to UofI to develop data management software, Daily Herald, November 2013 (

NCSA receives $10.5 million grant for software development, The Daily Illini, November 2013 ( c1d4f142-4e39-11e3-8082-0019bb30f31a.html)

Brown Dog Press Release (…)

Data Set Free, NCSA Access, Fall 2013 (

Visual literacy, NCSA Access, Fall 2013 (

E-Records Forum Takeaways: Making Sense of Big Data, The Texas Record, May 2012 (

Behind the scenes of NCSA: Image miners, NCSA Access, Spring 2012 (

Towards Seamless Connections Between Born-Digital & Hard-Copy Records #saa12, CMS WiRE, August 2012 (…)

XSEDE Allocating Time to HPC Projects With Shared Memory, HPCwire, March 2012 (…)

With $10 Million Grant, Norma Sue Kenyon, Ph.D., Aims to Develop Co-Transplant Criteria, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine News, January 2012 (…)

Major NIH Grant to Advance DRI’s Transplant Immunology Research, Diabetes Research Institute News, September 2011 (,

The Future Is Now: New Tools to Address Archival Challenges #saa11, CMS WiRE, August 2011 (…)

Real-time action in a virtual world, Futurity, December 2009 (

NCSA Participates in Google Summer of Code, HPCwire, August 2009 (…)

Virtual learning space, NCSA Access, Summer 2009

NCSA Researchers Create Interactive Virtual Learning Space, NSF News, April 2009 (