MSIS Data Storage Services

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MSIS Data Storage Services

This service provides centralized networked storage to departments, faculty, and staff.

What are the Benefits of This Service?

Get a shared destination for the files you and your team use every day. This service provides scalability to meet growing storage needs. It’s secure and backed up so you don’t have to worry about keeping your files safe.

What Does Our Service Include?

This service provides users with a location to store data. Volumes that will contain ePHI may be requested. We will work with you to provide appropriate safeguards and assurances.

The service also offers redundancy by storing a copy of your data in an offsite location, as well as keeping multiple snapshots to protect against some types of human error. CIFS or NFS volumes can also be configured.

Our consultants will help you determine which configuration is best for you and your team.

How Much Does it Cost?

The rate for storage is $2.67 per 100GB, charged monthly. Storage can be bought in increments of 100 gigabytes. Our recharge rate is approved for use within A-21 guidelines.

How Will I Be Billed?

Recharge billing and invoicing will be processed during the first week of the month for services that were incurred the previous month.

If you need to update your billing information, resize, or remove your data storage please e-mail us at msishelp@umich.edu or call 734-936-8000.

Is This Service Appropriate for Sensitive Information?

Yes.

Be sure to consult with MSIS first about compliance considerations for your data.