Data Matters draws over 100 students to Chapel Hill
The week-long Data Matters Short Course Series co-sponsored by the National Consortium for Data Science (NCDS), the Odum Institute at UNC Chapel Hill, and RENCI recently wrapped up its second year of courses. The series, held in June, is steadily growing and features one and two-day courses on a range of data science topics. Read More

iRODS to celebrate banner year at 2015 User Group Meeting
Users from around the globe who use iRODS, the open source data management platform now developed at RENCI and sustained through the iRODS Consortium, will meet in Chapel Hill June 10 and 11 for the 2015 iRODS User Group Meeting (UGM). Read More

Taking action on big data
RENCI's director, Stan Ahalt, talks about the work done by the National Consortium for Data Science in bringing together industry, academia, and non-profits to solve problems created by the big data deluge. More Information

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Deloitte explores the art of ambient computing

NCDS partner, Deloitte, is discovering the art of what's possible with ambient computing. Tom Galizia, principal with Deloitte Consulting LLP, offers advice for CIOs hoping to use ambient computing technology to improve business insights and relationships.

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