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General information
Description Providing large volumes of data storage for project and research data- Minimal order amount 1 TB
- Extension in steps of 1 TB
- Accessible in the Research Network
- Read and write file structure on 1 level.
- Backups and restoring data
- Retention period: 35 days (can be deviated from if necessary)
Organisation ISSC

Local facility

Type of service Storage facility
Legislation NetherlandsSecurity policy of Lieden University

Usage and appreciation Max 1 Petabyte beschikbaar voor hele Universiteit, ook in gebruik voor reguliere storage.

Support organisation ISSC

Stage in the research project During
Postion within the research process1. Creating data, 2. Processing data, 3. Analysing data, 5. Giving access to data
Domain 1. Private Research Domain, 3. Shared Research Domain
Type of data 1. Raw data and data sets, 2. Data collections and structured databases, 3. Processed data and data representations, 4. Publications with data
Data curation
Data classification Klasse 3 voor openbare informatie, Klasse 2 voor interne informatie [voor een beperkte groep]According to the data classification model of Leiden University

Administrative information
Funding Researchers pay for this form of storage

Accordding to PDC, costs are based on the amount of storage that is used.

Depositor agreement No
User agreement According to regulations ICT and internet usage Leiden University

No personal data

Policy Data management policy of Leiden University
Intellectual property Resides with the creator of the data

Data curation strategy Intended for dynamic data; the data are not archived

Target group
Faculty General, Science
Primary target group Universiteit Leiden

Secondary target group
Classification of the service
Availability 24/7 support; issues need to be resolved within 5 hours

Integrity According to Leiden University Policies

Confidentiality Secured data centre

Accepted metadata formats It is not possible to add metadata to the files
Accepted content types n.a.
Accepted preferred formats Not applicable
Accepteerde file formats All files
Maximum size of deposits limit on forcasting
Version management Yes
Quality control No
Access requirements ULCN Account.
Tools / Interfaces for access Windows, Linux, MacManaged Omgeving
(Persistent) identifiers
Long term guarantees Customers whishes
Complies with international standards for trusted repositories Not certified
Preservation strategy Backups.
Storage 2016 : € 410,- per 1 TB incl. Backup
Access No
Preservation n.v.t.
Special conditions
Agreements with Leiden University Service available to all researchers affiliated with Leiden UniversityULCN Account op managed werkstations