Storage solutions

Research Data Storage at a glance

There is a range of storage solutions available to host your research data. The most appropriate storage solution will depend on factors like the type of data, size, rate of growth, retention, performance, access, etc.

We offer you an overview of some of the storage solutions which Utrecht University develops, supports or endorses. This information serves as a guide only and is not exhaustive (other storage options may be available to you).

Please contact RDM Support for tailored advice. For UMC Utrecht researchers there's a Research Folder Structure available via the UMCU intranet.

2. Store and share with others, without automated back-up 

3. Store and share with others, with automated back-up 

4. Store data for the long-term (preservation) 

5. Exchange data

6. Encrypt data