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Data Storage Service

IT Services Filestore

Each student and staff ITS Account includes an ‘H Drive’ storage folder for personal work files. Staff accounts also have access to departmental, research and project file shares.

Request a quota increase (up to 10GB)

Find out how to access your filestore

MyFiles

MyFiles gives you remote access to filestore from wherever you are.

MyFiles Web is a simple, browser-based version.
MyFiles WebDAV is good for off-campus access.
Older versions of windows can use MyFiles SFTP.

Backup

This is a managed service providing departments with secure, reliable disk-based data backup. We also use tape storage where appropriate for additional data security.

Filestore Time Machine

Time Machine is the built-in backup feature of OS X. It backs up the important files on your Mac so that you can restore them later or see how they looked in the past. Time Machine backup to an IT Services storage volume is a chargeable item, available to members of staff only.


Storage Now

This is an extra free storage service for individual staff members and teams. We can provide each staff member on request with an additional 50GB storage folder. Teams can request a 100GB folder.

Request a Storage Now folder (staff only)

Filestore H Drive Previous Versions

We use the Previous Versions feature in Windows servers to make regular copies of all H Drive data, so that you can restore deleted files or return to an older version.