Navigating the Major Facilities Data Lifecycle

National Science Foundation Cyberinfrastructure Center of Excellence (CI CoE)

CI Compass provides expertise and active support to cyberinfrastructure practitioners at NSF Major Facilities in order to accelerate the data lifecycle and ensure the integrity and effectiveness of the cyberinfrastructure upon which research and discovery depend.




Work With Us

CI Compass provides advice, recommendations, design choices, and proofs of concepts related to the Major Facilities Data Lifecycle.


Resource Library

CI Compass offers a wide range of CI-related resources includings presentations, demos, publications, software and more.


Apply for the CICF Program

Students participating in the CI Compass Fellowship Program (CICF) learn about real-world cyberinfrastructure challenges, and how to begin solving them for NSF Major Facilities.