Colocation, Archival Storage, Data Center Services, Virtual Machines

Services (5)

Research and Academic Network

Faculty requiring remote access to their Linux and Windows workstations may apply to have their machines moved to the "Academic" network. These networks move a workstation from the traditional enterprise network to a research network allowing access through a Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Gateway or a Linux Bastion Host.

Research Hardware

Have a research need, require additional features, hardware, speed. We can help you select the correct hardware for your research needs.

Research Storage

To request research storage, quota adjustments or paid services related to storage please create a request using this service.

Server Collocation

The colocation service enables departments to physically store servers and other storage hardware in OIT data centers.

Virtual Machines

The virtualization cluster is a system that hosts virtual machines for research computing purposes. The system, provided by the OIT Research Computing Team, is designed to jump-start research projects by enabling researchers to quickly deploy and manage virtual systems for applications that interact with other OIT Research Computing Team systems. Virtual machines can be spun up for compute-intensive resources or other research tools. This service is provided exclusively for FAU researchers to support grant-funded research activities.