Storage at UNIGE
UNIGE offers three different but complementary storage solutions for your data, each with its own advantages.
|Local hard drive||Acadmic NAS||
EduCloud/Filr (to access the NAS in cloud mode)
|Institutional file servers||Institurional file servers (EduCloud/Filr allows you to upload and share documents on the NAS via a web browser)||Storage on tapes|
|Not easily shared||Easily shared||Easily shared||Not easily shared|
|Personal access||Access management for UNIGE members||Access management for UNIGE, and non-UNIGE members||Personal access|
|Security and backups to manage by one-self||Security and backups managed by IT-staff||Automatic security and backups||Security and backups in collaboration with IT-staff|
50 GB free
|EduCloud/Filr are free services but storage on the NAS can cost something (50 GB free, then 75 chf / To / year)||
Where large volumes of data need to be stored and do not need to be changed or accessed regularly, tape storage is inexpensive (max CHF 25/TB/year) and environmentally responsible thanks to its offline feature which minimises power consumption.
Requests for space can be made using the form : catalogue-si.unige.ch/stockage-recherche