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Guest Blog: Globus and the path to sustainability

This guest blog post was written by Lee Liming, Globus Senior Technical Writer, and Vas Vasiliadis, Globus Chief Customer Officer. It’s been more than twenty years since the first public release of Globus software. In that time, we’ve tried several routes to sustainability and learned a few things we’ll share in this post. The core mission of Globus—which has changed very little since 1995—is to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of researchers engaged in...

Cohort Four Reflects on the Value of Science Gateways Bootcamp [now Gateway Focus Week]

The final Science Gateways Bootcamp cohort of 2018 met in August in Chicago, IL. Offered twice per year, the intensive week-long workshop addresses the importance of having some level of business know-how in order to achieve sustainability for science gateway projects.

Mini Science Gateways Bootcamp [now Gateway Focus Week] in Edinburgh, Scotland: Not at All a "Mini" Experience

Note: Science Gateways Bootcamp was renamed to Gateway Focus Week in June 2019. By Sandra Gesing The Science Gateways Bootcamp is a well-received five-day long hands-on workshop on sustainability that takes place twice a year in the U.S. The five days is needed to fully discuss and work through the topics as well as for building a community around sustainability for science gateways. Being aware of the fact that five days is a major time commitment and also being inspired by the...

Science Gateways Bootcamp [now Gateway Focus Week]: Enthusiastic Praise from Cohort Three

Science Gateways Bootcamp is designed to provide participants with a practical and essential toolkit for the evolution and growth of their science gateway projects. This year, SGCI's Incubator team took the intensive, week-long Bootcamp on the road to make it more convenient for people from all around the country to attend, offering the May 2018 session at the Texas Advanced Computing Center in Austin, TX.

Report from October 2017 Science Gateways Bootcamp [now Gateway Focus Week]

The second Science Gateways Bootcamp of 2017 took place in October in Indianapolis, IN. Eight teams participated in this intensive, week-long workshop to gain the skills needed for developing, operating, and sustaining gateways. As was the case with attendees of the inaugural Bootcamp in April 2017, participants balanced intensive learning and hands-on work with fun evening gatherings and opportunities for networking with their cohort and instructors.

Reflections from the Inaugural Science Gateways Bootcamp [now Gateway Focus Week] in April 2017

The inaugural Science Gateways Bootcamp, which took place in Indianapolis, IN. in April 2017, was an intense week of learning about topics ranging from sustainability to market development, understanding target audiences and key stakeholders to cybersecurity, user-centered design to marketing, and more.

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