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Servers and Storage

Centralized server hosting and system administration in the SIO CoLocation Server Facility.

Scripps Information Technology does not provide scientific or web based programming, only management of the physical and virtual server environments.
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Central Network Storage ($15/TB per month)

Network Storage & Backups
  • NFS and SMB/CIFS Mounted Network Storage ($15/TB per month)
  • ZFS zraid2 file system for redundant hardware failure protection
  • Hourly and daily snapshots stored locally for accidental deletions
  • Offsite Redundant backups for Disaster recovery
    (90 day retention, additional $15/TB per month storage fee applies)

Server Hosting ($64/server per month)

Physical and Virtual Machine (VM) Hosting & Administration
  • User Provided Server Class Hardware, Rack Mountable and Capable of Remote Management
  • Rack space in SIO Colocation Facility provided
  • Standalone server hosting
  • VMWare ESXi platform for virtual machine hosting (VMWare license not included)
  • Virtual Machine Provisioning (User-Provided Hardware)
  • Includes annual RHEL subscription (if Linux hosted)
System Administration Services
  • User management
  • Server security monitoring
  • OS patching
  • Log Monitoring
  • Database and Application monitoring
  • Configuration management
  • Routine software installation (e.g., Matlab, NetCDF, Sophos A/V)
  • Data backup and restore monitoring and support (storage costs billed separately)
  • System and hardware failure monitoring
  • Warranty management and support

Additional Recharge Services ($96/hour)

Systems Administration
  • Initial Hardware installation and Configuration
  • OS  & virtual machine Installation and Configuration
  • Complex software installation, configuration & Licensing
  • Hardware upgrades and repairs
  • Disaster Recovery Restores
Amazon Cloud (AWS) Services
  • Server provisioning and management in Amazon’s Compute and Storage Cloud. (Prices vary per vendor)