Emory University and Emory Healthcare are working with a number of partners to initiate the RHEDcloud project, an open source project to collaborate on cloud security requirements and implementations for Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, and Microsoft Azure.

To date, the following organizations have committed to be founding members of the RHEDcloud project:

  1. Amazon Web Services, Inc.
  2. Emory University & Emory Healthcare
  3. Google, LLC
  4. Merck KGaA
  5. Smartronix Inc.
  6. University of Colorado
  7. University of North Carolina
  8. University of Washington
  9. Rice University
  10. Duke University
  11. University of Wisconsin - Madison
  12. University of Minnesota

  13. Microsoft
  14. Palo Alto Networks
  15. Cisco Systems, Inc.
  16. Logicalis, Inc.
  17. Internet2
  18. Navigator Management Partners
  19. Candid (formerly Candid Partners)

The following organizations have expressed interest, but haven't finalized their participation:

  1. UC Berkeley
  2. University of Kentucky HealthCare
  3. University of Michigan
  4. Virginia Tech
  5. Indiana University
  6. University of Virginia
  7. Georgia Tech

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  1. RHEDcloud Project Proposal
  2. AWS at Emory Service Description
  3. Draft AWS at Emory Paper (has a few updates pending)
  4. On-demand Videos and a Webinar about how we got started

Main Wiki Spaces

  1. Project Business wiki space provides links to all current activities for project participants
  2. Foundation Business wiki space has Board of Directors agendas, minutes, and briefing materials

Consulting Services

Several cloud service providers are gearing up to offer implementation services for RHEDcloud solutions. Visit the Consulting Services Page for more details,