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Storage & Backups

The Storage Farm is a centrally managed pool of disk space shared among all storage farm servers. (The storage is always growing.) The storage farm is typically accessed via Storage Area Network (SAN) technology. The storage farm service achieves economies of scale by purchasing storage in...Read more

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,...Read more

EZ-Backup is a fee-based, automated, remote backup/archive/storage service that will automatically back up your computer or server files, and allow you to restore them yourself.

EZ-Backup is available to faculty and staff.

EZ-Backup currently backs up over 3,900 computers and...Read more

Cloudification is the conversion of applications, data storage, and compute cycles to take advantage of cloud computing. CIT offers a Cloudification service to help the Cornell community move to powerful, low-cost cloud infrastructure services. Cornell has enterprise agreements with...Read more

The Managed Servers service provides fully managed virtual and physical machines in a high-availability, state-of-the-art data center. Servers are managed and backed up, and have full emergency power. CIT's Systems...Read more

Shared File Services (SFS) provide file storage which enables sharing of files between groups of users and computers.

Support either the CIFS or...Read more

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