Membersheet agrement

The CRIS membership agreement is available for prospective members to review. More information about CRIS, including links to the bylaws, are available at the CRIS wiki. Much of the wiki is devoted to members-only … Continue Reading → Continue Reading →

Facilities and Laboratories

The Center has facilities at both the University of Minnesota and the University of California, Santa Cruz. In addition, the Center maintains a presence at the University of California’s Silicon … Continue Reading →

Special Center Activities

Special Center Activities, The Center sponsors a regular series of seminars on current research topics. These seminars are given by Center researchers (typically faculty and students), and are available for both … Continue Reading →

Research Program

The Center for Research in Intelligent Storage explores a wide range of topics in advanced storage system design, including the following: Distributed (cloud-based) storage systems Very large-scale long-term archival storage … Continue Reading →

Center Mission and Rationale

The Center for Research in Intelligent Storage (CRIS) is a partnership between universities and industry to explore and develop new technologies and techniques to improve the usability, scalability, security, reliability, … Continue Reading → Continue Reading →


Scope: The primary focus of CRIS is the research of intelligent, advanced storage systems using combinations of new technologies and advanced algorithms to improve the usability, performance, scalability, security, and reliability … Continue Reading →