Research Data Storage

Office of Information Technology

Research Data Storage

Service description

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) offers enterprise data storage for long-term file storage, and scratch file systems for temporary data-intensive computational work.

Service details

  • Enterprise network storage systems offer remote access and redundant systems with snapshots and off-site backups. 
  • Scratch (temporary) file systems are available to centrally-managed computational systems to support data intensive computing.

Charges and fees

Up to 2 TB of research share storage (per researcher) is available free of charge. Allocations beyond this cost $.67 per GB per year.


This service is available to the following groups:

  • Faculty
  • Staff