Below are detailed stories and quotes from a few researchers and organizations using Globus to streamline data management.

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Rice University

Who Comprehensive research university
What Globus for sharing and Google Drive cloud archiving
Why Speed, ease of use, reliability and support

Argonne National Lab

Who Argonne National Lab Data Science & Learning Division
What Leverage machine learning in materials science as testbed for building lab-wide data service
Why Increase data quality and accessibility to researchers

Lawrence Berkeley Natl Lab and ESnet

Who Top national research labs
What Study of climate model data analysis workflow
Why Identify best practices for faster data movement

Kilts Center, Booth School of Business at U Chicago

Who University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, Kilts Center for Marketing
What Platform for distributing and sharing Nielsen data
Why Fulfils need to distribute numerous data files to 700+ researchers worldwide
FRDR Compute Canada
Who Canada's Federated Research Data Repository
What Using the Globus platform to build a shared data service
Why Easier data publication and discovery for Canadian researchers
West Virginia University
Who US University committed to advancing high-impact research
What Using Globus to move & share data, including to Google Drive
Why Expand storage capabilities and facilitate collaboration
Blue Waters at NCSA
Who One of the world's most powerful supercomputers 
What Reliable, high-performance, secure file sharing
Why Lets users quickly, securely share data with their community or the broader public

Minnesota Supercomputing Institute


Who University of Minnesota's Supercomputing Institute
What Spectra Logic Black Pearl with Globus connector
Why Solves the problem of costly and complex approaches to digital preservation

Who Transportation Energy Resources from Renewable Agriculture Phenotyping Reference Platform
What Data movement for advanced crop analytics
Why Transform plant breeding by using remote sensing to quantify plant traits
University of Colorado
Who Oceanographic researchers
What Using Globus to move files between supercomputers and personal machines
Why Streamline file movement and gain flexibility
Who Top US supercomputing center
What Enabling Globus for thousands of users
Why Speed and simplify transfers between NERSC, external facilities and personal systems
University of Chicago
Who DNA sequencing facility
What Creating Globus solution to transfer user data to local data center
Why Get results to users faster and more easily
Brookhaven National Lab
Who Leading frontier physicists
What Using Globus to move files between supercomputers
Why Simplify and speed up data movement
Semel Institute at UCLA
Who Leader in neuroscience and human behavior research
What Transferring genome sequence data between HPC facilities
Why Reduce time to achieve goal of sequencing 723 genomes
NYU Langone Medical Center
Who Top HPC facility for health informatics and bioinformatics
What Using Globus and Amazon for massive data transfer and storage
Why Save time, expedite analysis and expand the bounds of research
MIMD Lattice Computation (MILC) Collaboration
Who Researchers in Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD)
What Using Globus to move files among multiple supercomputers
Why Move files faster, in shorter timeframes, and remove complexity of process