Information Services


Research Services now offer general file services using NAS (Network Attached Storage). This data is accessible from a user's workstation.

Data Services

General Research File Storage

HPC File Storage

A large amount of high performance fibre channel storage is available to users of the Research Services compute cluster, Eddie.

Backup Services

All storage services are backed up unless stated otherwise. A monthly cycle of complete backup and nightly incremental backup is used. Research Services can also provide a backup service for research servers.

Raw data services

In addition to offering file services to end users, the Research Services can also assist with the provision of large scale block device storage systems in collaboration with School IT staff. If you are interested and would like to discuss options, please:

Version Control Service

The Version Control Service is a standard central Subversion repository which can be used to store versions of source code and research papers.