Virtual Hosting Services

ITS offers managed virtual servers as an alternative to physical hosting. In addition to not having to purchase physical server, the benefits includes faster provisioning, using less power, cooling and space

This centrally-managed service provides economies of scale. Server Virtualization also contributes to the campus’ efforts to reduce costs and represents a technology solution consistent with the campus aspirations to champion green computing solutions.

There are two options:

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On-premise Private Cloud (Enterprise Grade) On-Premise Private Cloud (Academic Grade) Public Cloud (AWS)
Cost and availability Dependent on size and storage. Cost Calculator Subsidized with approval from Faculty

Available for grad students and staff for academic workloads.
Dependent on compute and storage size
Server limits 8 vCPU max 4 vCPU Unlimited
Backups Recommended Available with charge Available with charge