Globus makes it easy to manage research data throughout its lifecycle. Simply use a browser to move, share, and publish data, directly from your own storage systems. Globus is software-as-a-service that provides secure, reliable, high-performance file transfer, the ability to share files with collaborators directly from existing storage, and flexible workflows for identifying, describing, curating, and publishing data sets. Globus is also platform-as-a-service for building research applications and services, providing standards-based authentication/authorization and federated identity management infrastructure that makes your application available to millions of researchers worldwide. Globus is a non-profit service developed and operated by the University of Chicago.