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Globus: Research data management simplified

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Globus is a secure, reliable research data management service. With Globus, you can move, share, publish & discover data via a single interface. Whether your files live on a supercomputer, lab cluster, tape archive, public cloud or your laptop, you can manage them from anywhere, using your existing identities, via just a web browser. Globus also provides a platform for application integration and gateway development leveraging advanced identity management, single sign-on, search and authorization capabilities. Globus’s Transfer service is a hosted service (software-as-a-service or SaaS) that allows you to manage your data wherever it’s stored and move it to where it needs to be. Globus Connect, available in multi-user and personal versions, is downloadable software for Mac, Windows, and Linux that makes your data manageable using the Transfer service. Globus’s Auth service is a hosted authentication service that provides secure user authentication for your applications using existing IDs from thousands of academic and research organizations, including campuses, ORCID, XSEDE, NERSC, and Google. Globus Data Publication is a Web application that allows you and your research colleagues to publish and manage data collections. You can create and manage your own communities and collections, enabling you and your colleagues to submit datasets subject policies that you configure.










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