Mission Statement

To leverage the aggregate national cyberinfrastructure in XSEDE SP's, campuses, and regional partnerships in order to maximize support for research initiatives.

Goals, Metrics & KPIs


Total number of systems using one or more CRI toolkits150Advance
Area metricsTarget
Total number of systems that use one or more CRI provided toolkits700 by the end of RY2
User satisfaction with CRI services4 out of 5
Number of level 1 systems incorporating tools from the XSEDE Community Software RepositoryAll SP systems
Number of repository subscribers to CRI cluster and laptop tools150/yr
Aggregate number of TeraFLOPS of cluster systems using CRI toolkits

Additional 200/ year

1000/length of project

Number of partnership interactions between CRI and SP's, national CI organizations, and campus CI providers12/year
Toolkit updates4/yr
New toolkits released2/yr

Metrics Tracking Page

LOCs supporting winning awards

Team Members

Rich KnepperCornell UniversityL3 Manager


Barbara HallockIndiana UniversityOutreach & Campus Engineering


Eric CoulterIndiana UniversityCampus Engineering & Outreach & Toolkit Development


Resa AlvordCornell UniversityToolkit packaging


Victor HazlewoodUniversity of TennesseeSP Coordinationvictor@utk.edu


Communication & Meetings

XCRI meetings are held on the first and third Thursdays (Tuesdays?) of the month at 11am EST.  

Meeting Coordinates

XCRI Biweekly Meeting Agendas


SP Software Monthly Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Monthly Service Provider software calls are on the first Monday of the month at 4pm Eastern/3pm Central/1pm Pacific unless it falls on a holiday or during the week of PEARC.  If a conflict the meeting is usually moved to the following Monday. 

Meeting Coordinates 

New Staff Orientation



XCRI Toolkit Tracking

XCRI Process for new software toolkits

XCRI Capability Deployment Plans

XCRI Site Visits and Outreach Appearances

XCRI Letters of Support for Campus CI activities

XCRI New Use Case Drafts

XCRI Software Requests

SP Coordination 

performed by Victor Hazlewood the XSEDE SP Coordinator