Research Data Storage Facility

Application for Access

Please select your researcher type:

Academic Staff / Emeritus


Research Higher Degree Candidate

Postgraduate or Honours Student

Name of your supervisor if you are a Research Higher Degree candidate or student:

Names and Uni-IDs of other researchers permitted to access this data:

Is this application for existing data, or data yet to be obtained?

Existing data

To be obtained


Please provide any abbreviation or acronym of the project/program.
Long project/program titles are inappropriate as share names.



If the data currently exists please specify the existing location.
For example, server path, DVDs, local hard drive, external USB drive.

How much capacity do you wish to request based on actual demand? This will be the reservation set and is a compulsory value.

Please provide a conservative estimate of the capacity required annually for the first three years.
If unknown, please state unknown, but provide an estimate for the first year. This will be the quota set and is a compulsory value.

Are there any access, commercialisation, ethical or confidentiality restrictions?


Is this data required to be accessed via Windows CIFS, Unix (NFS), and/or MAC?

Unix Hosts: (The hostnames of the Unix clients that are authorised to access the share)

Is there any data contained within the project/program that is relatively static (not changed frequently)?
For example, data that will not or has been rarely used or needs to be retained for archive purposes such as master data sets or old data or any other data that meets this criteria?



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