CMRR was established at UC San Diego in 1983 to advance the state-of-the-art in
information storage technology and to produce highly trained graduate students and postdoctoral
professionals for the data storage industry. Pursuing a dynamic, interdisciplinary program of
cutting-edge research defined in cooperation with government agencies and industry partners, the
Center's faculty, researchers, and students continue to push the frontiers of scientific knowledge
and engineering technology to meet society's ever-increasing need for high-performance, reliable,
and secure information storage systems.