Our scalable, open-source software architecture powers the following data clouds and data commons for the scientific research community.

Protected Data Clouds

Collaborations with the National Cancer Institute

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is the federal government's principal agency for cancer research and training. NCI is the largest funder of cancer research in the world. Funds support research performed at NCI and at cancer centers, hospitals, community clinics, and universities across the United States and around the world.

Collaborations with the Open Commons Consortium

The Open Commons Consortium (OCC)* is a 501(c)3 not for profit that manages and operates cloud computing and data commons infrastructure to support scientific, medical, health care and environmental research. OCC members span the globe and include over 30 universities, companies, government agencies and national laboratories.


  • Data Commons and Data Cloud User Training
  • PIRE Annual Workshop
  • PIRE International Summer Fellowships
  • Student Research Opportunities