June 8-11, 2021

UGM 2021

Virtual

Jason Coposky

@jason_coposky

Executive Director, iRODS Consortium

Consortium Update

Consortium Update

The iRODS Consortium

Our Mission

  • Continuous Improvement
  • Grow the Community
  • Standardization
  • Show value to our Membership

The iRODS Consortium

Our History

  • Founded in 2013 by RENCI, DICE and DDN
  • Accepted the code base in 2014
  • Forty one releases of iRODS to date

Our Membership

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2020-2021 Activity

  • 21 Membership Renewals
  • 3 New Members
  • 6 New Service Contracts
  • Many Proofs of Concept
  • 4 Conferences and Events

2020-2021 New Membership

  • SoftIron
  • University of Minnesota
  • Anonymous

2020-2021 Working Groups

Organized community efforts to standardize protocols, technologies and methodologies

  • Authentication
  • Metadata Templates
  • Initiated Imaging

Details to follow in the Technology Update

2020-2021 Efforts

  • Development of Localized User Groups
    • Global community requires local sustainability
  • Broaden focus with multiple partnerships
    • Globus
    • Pacific Teck
    • EIT
    • CSIR
    • ThinkParQ
  • ​Multiple RENCI proposals

Our Business Model

Start with proof of concept

  • Use Case Driven
  • Hands on
  • Service and Support Contracts

 

Consortium Membership

  • Four Levels - $10k to $150k
  • 10 to 300 hours of support
  • Participation in Software roadmap
  • Discounted hourly rate

 

Tier 3 Support

  • Systems Integrators
  • Compute Vendors
  • Storage Vendors

What am I missing?

  • Questions?
  • Comments?
  • Criticisms?
  • Complaints?