Opportunities brought by and for Cloud Computing


This session is to share and discuss the future cloud computing directions in support of Earth sciences and includes:

  • P&S Testbed tasks (5 minutes each)
  • ESIP members to demonstrate their cloud project (5 minutes each)
  • Opportunities and future directions
  • EarthCube participation and activities?
  • Collective reference architectures and recommendations?
  • Discuss potential opportunities from agencies, such as NSF, NASA, EPA, etc. to assess the possibility for potential proposal and
  • Discuss the possibility of utilize cloud computing for supporting organizational IT needs.
  • What we should be doing next year as a cluster?
Martin, R.; Yang, P.; Opportunities brought by and for Cloud Computing; Summer Meeting 2012. ESIP Commons , June 2012