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Data Center

Cornell Server room

Get a Server in the Data Center

The CIT Data Center, located in the Rhodes Hall and CCC machine rooms, provides a secure environment for housing servers.  You can choose either colocated or managed servers.

  • Colocated Servers: The basic services listed below are included. Customers are responsible for all other aspects of owning, securing, and maintaining the machine, including high availability (HA) and disaster recovery (DR) services.

  • Managed Servers: Most of the servers in the Server Farm are managed by the Systems Support group. Customers can establish Service Agreements with the Systems Support Group. More information is available at the Managed Servers page.

Standard Service for Colocated Servers in the Data Center includes:

  • Managed Systems: 24-hour system monitoring, basic level troubleshooting, system rebooting, and System Administrator notification as needed
  • Network connectivity
  • Environmental systems (cooling, humidity)
  • Uninterruptible power with generator backup (does not include research clusters)


    Service Details

    Cost:

    For Fee

    Regulated Data:

    See the Regulated Data Chart for Cornell policy considerations for this service.

    Support Contact:

    Compare to:

    Best for:

    Servers that you don't want to manage yourself and do want to maintain on campus. 

    Also used for:

    • Disaster recovery.
    • Back ups.
    • Virtual or physical servers.

    Regulated Data:

    See the Regulated Data Chart for Cornell policy considerations for this service.

    Cost:

    Data CenterManaged Servers
    Cost:For FeeFor Fee

    Audiences:

    Data CenterManaged Servers
    Alumni:
    Faculty:
    IT Professionals:
    Staff:
    Students:
    Visitors:

    Platforms:

    Data CenterManaged Servers
    Android:
    iOS:
    Linux:
    Macintosh:
    Windows:

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