Storage

The HPC cluster systems are managed by ITS-RS and provide high-throughput and high-performance computing capabilities. An important component of this service is data storage. There are a number of different data storage options available.

No Cost Data Storage Options

STORAGE TYPE QUOTA SHARED BACKED UP SNAPSHOTS CLEANING POLICY SYSTEM SHARED BETWEEN CLUSTERS
HOME ACCOUNT 1TB No No Yes None Neon & Argon No
NFS Scratch None Available No No Delete 60 days after created Neon & Argon No
Local Scratch None Available No No Delete after 30 days of inactivity Neon & Argon No

Paid Data Storage Options

Long-term, paid data storage options are also available as described on this page.

For questions, contact us at hpc-sysadmins@iowa.uiowa.edu.