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Research Services

  • Supercomputing: Learn more about our world-class high performance computing services. 
  • Software CatalogOU IT manages licenses for several software that can be used for for academic and research purposes. The software catalog can be found here.
  • Research Colocation: This service provides an optimum, physical environment at the University of Oklahoma for colocation of compute, storage and data intensive research systems within an on-premise, private cloud that spans multiple datacenter locations.
  • OURcloud: The OU Research Cloud ("OURcloud") allows research teams to create new virtual servers without having to acquire, deploy and manage physical resources themselves, not only simplifying the process of expanding computing resources but also professionalizing resource management. 
  • Cybersecurity Resources: OU IT's Security team has subject matter experts who can assist in a variety of ways to help ensure your research environment is secure and meets any compliance requirements including endpoing monitoring, vulnerability scanning, and personalized advising. Setup a free consultation for more information. 


Safe Computing

  • Safe Computing (Cybersecurity) at OU helps protect your device, identity, and OU data.