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Backup & Files Services

Backup & Files Services

MSL DEPARTMENT MEMBERS ONLY.
OTHERS PLEASE CONTACT UBC IT AT WWW.IT.UBC.CA.

We offer a variety of options to help MSL researchers to effectively store, share, and protect important information within Michael Smith Laboratories.

Service

Intended Purpose

Storage and Accessibility


Warehouse
  • Personal Storage
  • Lab Storage
  • 100GB Researcher Storage
  • 150GB Faculty Storage
  • Windows Shares
  • Secure FTP

UBC Workspace 2.0 
  • Personal Storage
  • Sharing with collaborators
  • Collobration using Desktop, Mobile, and Web-based tools
  • 20GB of storage at no cost
  • Meets UBC policy and BC legislative requirements
  • Allows collaboration internally and externally
  • Provides access to data anywhere and anytime
  • Shares files seamlessly via folders
  • Works using web browsers on most computers, smartphones, and tablets
  • Native clients for many smartphones, tablets, and computers

CrashPlan Backup
  • Desktop & Laptop Backup
  • Automatic backup every 15 minutes
  • 150GB Backup Storage
  • Web Brower
  • Desktop and Mobile

Home Drive
  • Personal Storage
  • 20GB Storage
  • Windows Shares

Time Machine
  • Mac OSX Only
  • Automated Backup Solution
  • Requires a USB Hard Drive