Commercial drones are a billion-dollar industry, but many don’t know where to turn for information about regulations and certifications, how to select a drone for their operations, or learning the technical aspects of drone use. On August 6-7, the Clemson Center for Geospatial Technologies (CCGT), in collaboration with Clemson Libraries, will offer a comprehensive workshop […]
CLEMSON — CU Cyber, the Clemson University competitive cybersecurity team, won first place at the recent Palmetto Cyber Defense Competition (PCDC) at Trident Technical College in Charleston. The victory marks the fourth time in the last six years CU Cyber has taken home the top prize. “After winning in 2016 and coming in second place […]
Clemson University’s Office of Information Security and Privacy will sponsor a Shred Day event on Monday, October 23, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Chapin-based certified document destruction company Shred360 will provide shredding services on the northwest side of Littlejohn Coliseum (at the corner of Perimeter Road and Ravenel Road). October is National Cyber Security Awareness […]
During the relative quiet of summer at Clemson University, CCIT’s Network and Telecommunications (NST) department was hard at work upgrading the wireless network across campus. From May through August, the group installed almost 3,000 wireless access points in residential and academic buildings throughout Clemson. The updated wireless access points connect to the Clemson network via […]
Clemson University will play a key role for the Texas Advanced Computing Center’s (TACC) new Stampede2 supercomputer, dedicated on July 28. Stampede2 is the largest supercomputer at any U.S. university, and one of the most powerful systems in the world. Clemson University will participate in campus bridging, outreach and education for researchers. Building on the […]
This summer, ten students from across the country have traveled to Clemson University to work alongside researchers and tackle “big data” visualization solutions through one of its National Science Foundation-funded Research Experiences for Undergraduates programs. The program, “REU Site: Undergraduate Research Experience in Collaborative Data Visualization Applications,” is led by Dr. Wole Oyekoya of Clemson […]
The Information Technology Student Advisory Board (ITSAB) delivered an extremely successful 2016-17, funding over a dozen technology projects to benefit Clemson University students. “This year’s IT Student Advisory Board was incredibly successful,” said Dory Askins, Chair of this year’s ITSAB. “Comprised of 12 students, freshmen to seniors, Undergraduate Student Government, and other students, the board […]
The Center of Excellence at CCIT will hold a focus event on Apple’s “Everyone Can Code” initiative on Thursday, June 8, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Education Media Center in 212 Tillman Hall. Apple Education Development Executive Joel Davies will be the event’s featured speaker. A member of the national Apple Higher Education […]
With stories of cybercrime dominating the headlines, CCIT wants to help keep you safe online with the Clemson Cybersecurity Video Series. The series will feature a wide array of cybersecurity topics, focusing on one per video in short, useful installments. If there’s a topic you would like to see covered, contact Ryan Real. New videos […]
Clemson University has launched a collaborative cyberinfrastructure project working with four historically black colleges and universities (HBCU) to enhance their research capacity and to transform the way research is done on those campuses.
Clemson students and employees will get a chance to show off their creativity and learn from top industry talent when the Adobe Creative Jam comes to the Watt Family Innovation Center on Wednesday, March 1. The event kicks off at 5 p.m. with free drinks and food while local creative leaders hold 1-on-1 portfolio reviews. […]
Jonathan O’Brien knows there are more than 27,000 trees on the Clemson University campus because he counted them during the summer as an intern for the Center for Geospatial Technologies basemap project, a database of Clemson geospatial information open to the public. “The overall goal of the basemap is to collect as much data about campus as we possibly can, using whatever technology is at our disposal and package it in a way that is useful,” said O’Brien, a senior majoring in anthropology.
Clemson’s Office of Information Security and Privacy is sponsoring the 4th annual Shred Bowl on Wednesday, November 16th, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Littlejohn Coliseum’s North Lot. Shredding materials containing personal or sensitive information can help to combat the ever-growing problem of identity theft. This event is free […]
CLEMSON – The National Science Foundation has awarded a consortium of 28 universities, led by Clemson University, a $750,000 grant to fund a Research Coordination Network to set up a national forum for the exchange and dissemination of best practices, expertise, and technologies to enable the advancement of campus-based research computing activities. The project, titled “RCN: […]
Rapid technological advances have given researchers access to more data than ever before, and Clemson University’s Advanced Visualization group wants to give those researchers better insight into their data using cutting-edge equipment and high-performance visualization. “Visualization is the ability to be able to see your data, to actually see what’s happening within your data,” said […]