OCI is a key player in accelerating the ongoing university-wide cloud computing initiative through its primary research areas of cloud computing, big data, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and more.


As part of its vision to become a leading research institute, OCI collaborates with a number of local and national research laboratories and provides faculty support to fast-track their research initiatives and goals, a crucial pillar in establishing UTSA as a top academic institution for education, research, and technology transfer in cloud computing and technologies.

Research publications

Peruse our comprehensive library of books, scholarly journals, and professional publications authored by OCI faculty and student members!

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Research labs

The institute also provides faculty members a centralized and recognized research support hub for grant proposals specializing in cloud computing, technology transfer, and more.

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