Research File Storage

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IT Services provides shared network storage for use in research projects.

Requests for storage allocations over 200GB require assessment and approval to ensure fitness of purpose.

This storage can support online snapshots for casual file recovery and, upon request, can be backed up to tape for disaster-recovery purposes.


How do I request this service?: 

Contact the ITS Solutions Centre.

What is the cost for this service?: 

Potentially funded by central ITS, depending on capacity requirements and purpose.

When is this service available?: 

Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

How do I get help with this service?: 

Please contact the ITS Solutions Centre for assistance with this service (403-329-2490,, or Room TH218, Turcotte Hall).

Who can use this service?: 
Service Provider: 
Service Category: 
Research Computing
Storage and Backups