Sample Campus & Regional Cyberinfrastructure Plans

The following are representative campus, and regional, cyberinfrastructure plans from facilities around the U.S.  Each plan was submitted as part of a proposal to National Science Foundation's Campus Cyberinfrastructure programs (CC-IIE, CC-NIE, CC-DNI, and CC*). These materials are provided as examples for universities and institutions looking to develop their own campus CI plans, strategies and architectures to support research, education, and discovery.


Keystone Initiative for Network Based Education and Research (KINBER) Regional Cyberinfrastructure Plan - 2015

KINBER Cyberinfrastructure PlanJanuary 26, 2015 KINBER is a not-for-profit corporation established to work with its members to create an environment that fosters collaborative research and promotes the innovative use of digital technologies among educational, healthcare, media and other community anchor institutions to improve the quality of life in communities throughout the Commonwealth. Its…  Read More

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Clemson University Regional Cyberinfrastructure Plan - 2014

With the increasing level of complexity and demands for IT services, Clemson University has developed a series of robust and innovative techniques to address the growing needs of cyberinfrastructure practitioners both at the national and local level.  Clemson has deployed a collaborative campus strategy addressing the rigorous demands of a national research institution.  By offering a…  Read More


OARnet Regional Cyberinfrastructure Plan - 2014

Background The OARnet network consists of more than 1,850 miles of fiber-optic backbone. The network blankets the state, providing connectivity to Ohio's colleges and universities, K-12 schools, public broadcasting stations, academic medical centers, and state, federal and partnering research organizations. In addition to Ohio the fiber assets extend into Kentucky, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and…  Read More