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DRI hosts a local secure shared file services, which provide OSU researchers with convenient low-cost storage space. The on-prem storage provides safe, fast and secure sharing of data with other collaborators on and off-campus. 

In addition, DRI also can provide consultation and management of several cloud-based storage providers like Amazon, Box, and Microsoft OneDrive.


On-prem: First 100GB is free, after that the charge is $0.09/GB/yr.

Cost of storage covers secure and redundant data storage with hourly, daily, weekly snapshots for 30 days retention of data.

Backups: $0.12/GB/yr

Backup service provides longer-term data retention, up to six months.