xDCI - Accelerating Data Cyberinfrastructure and Research for Community Science Gateways

This paper discusses xDCI, a Data Cyberinfrastructure environment that accelerates deployment of Science Gateways. Recognizing the growing importance of Science Gateways, xDCI builds on their elements in making it efficient for individuals and organizations to launch and sustain customizable Science Gateways while growing their respective communities and accelerating resultant science.