Happy week before the big summer holiday!http://www.educause.edu/ero/article/top-ten-it-issues-2012
This week's discussion issue follows, from the full article:
Issue #9: Supporting the Research Mission through High-Performance Computing, Large Data, and Analytics
"Ensuring adequate infrastructure for researchers is challenging higher education institutions, in terms of both physical and human resources, at a pace unseen before. The amount of information being generated continues to grow at an incredible rate, in both big and small science. Network, storage, analytical, and visualization tools need to be implemented, supported, and grown at an unprecedented pace."
There are several interesting questions posted. One is "What is the central IT organization's role in securing research...