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  • Appropriate Naming, Use, and Size

    • What to use a share for? Files you want to share within your department or with other departments at the University. To store University (mission data) in a safe/...
    • On both Unix and Windows systems it's possible to verify the total, used, and free space for shares. Alerts are sent to the administrative contacts for the share when the used capacity reaches...
    • Share Size Options Shares are offered in various sizes (150 GB and multiples of 500 GB), as defined on the Fees and Billing page. Snapshot usage reduces the visible capacity by 20%, but...
    • Shorter names are desirable for simplicity. CIFS shares may contain alpha, numeric, and the "-" (dash) character. NFS shares may contain lower-case alpha, numeric, and the...