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TACC Receives NSF Grant to Deploy Innovative New Data Resource

05th Oct `13, 04:09 AM in Sectors

AUSTIN, Tex., Oct. 4 — The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Austin and its…

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AUSTIN, Tex., Oct. 4 — The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Austin and its partners today announced that they will design, build and deploy Wrangler, a groundbreaking data analysis and management system for the national open science community. Supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF), which includes $6M for deployment plus additional funding for operations, the new system is scheduled for production in January 2015.

“Wrangler advances the vision in data-centered science to tackle today’s most complex, extremely data-intensive challenges and issues,” said Bob Chadduck of the NSF Computer and Information Science and Engineering Directorate’s Division of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure. “NSF is proud to support this community-accessible, data-focused resource to advance science, engineering and education.”

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