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General Policy Update: UMKC Cloud Strategy (April 2020)

Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Amazon Web Services (AWS) are a public cloud platforms that provides solutions and services such as virtual machines, database instances, storage, and more. AWS is offered under the Internet2 NET+ service agreement through DLT Solutions, Inc. GCP is offered through an agreement with Burwood Group.

Both agreements allow UMKC faculty and staff to receive a discount on services (3-5%), provides access to a Data Egress Waiver, and provides compliance for sensitive and confidential data that is regulated by laws such as HIPAA.”

GCP Support Information AWS Support Information

HPC and Cloud Training

IS Foundation Services hosts a monthly Zoom seminar providing an overview of high-performance computing and cloud services available for academic and research purposes. To sign up for one of our upcoming sessions, please REGISTER HERE.

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