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Mission Statement

ITS Research Computing (ITS-RC) aims to provide world-class computing and data infrastructure as well as other technology tools and capabilities to support the research needs of faculty, staff, and collaborators. Our goal is to provide state-of-the-art environments and services supporting the highest level of multidisciplinary research.

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John McGee named Research Computing AVC

Posted 9 months ago

John McGee has been appointed as Assistant Vice Chancellor for ITS Research Computing after serving as interim Director of the UNC-Chapel Hill group since March 2019.  Research Computing presents institutionally scoped research cyberinfrastructure to faculty, post-docs, staff, students and research … Continued

Mike Waldron

Research Computing’s Mike Waldron to retire this month

Posted 10 months ago

Mike Waldron will retire June 30 after 14 years with ITS Research Computing group at UNC-Chapel Hill. Waldron started at Research Computing when it was a part of the Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI) organization, just before Research Computing moved to … Continued

Alexander Murph

Why researcher Alexander Murph relies on the Longleaf cluster

Posted 1 year ago

Customer Case Study Alexander Murph (who goes by “Murph”) is a fourth-year Ph.D. candidate, working under Jan Hannig, in the Department of Statistics and Operations Research (STOR) at UNC-Chapel Hill. Murph started using Longleaf in early 2020 when beginning work … Continued