Internal and external safe and secure storage solutions for JCU researchers to store their research data and collaborate with other researchers.

TAXONOMY OF DATA SOLUTIONS

HPRC

plone.jcu.edu.au/hpc

(How to map to drive)

eGRS

egrs.jcu.edu.au

eSpaces

espaces.edu.au

(FAQ's)

Department Storage

Cloudstor+

cloudstor.aarnet.edu.au/plus

Cloudstor


cloudstor.aarnet.edu.au/sender

SIZE

100 MB/file 2 GB total

100 MB/file 2 GB total

Varies by department

Up to 100GB

Up to 100GB 

COLLABORATION

Internal

Internal

External

Internal

External

External

FLEXIBILITY

Limited within JCU only

Allows document sharing by URL, user controlled access, allows comments

Allows document sharing by URL, user controlled access, comments and external client collaboration

Internal sharing within JCU only

Dropbox-style storage.
Allows document sharing by URL.
User controlled access.

Desktop and mobile clients enable easy synchronization

 

 

Not a long term storage option.
Intended to be used to transfer large files. 

Limited time storage (20 days). Requires AAF login to send to any e-mail.

USE

Large File Storage

Web-based Sharing

Web-based Sharing

Network Drive Web-based sharing File Transfer

ACCESS OPTIONS

Windows Network Share (CIFS), Mapped Network Drive, SFTP, ssh

Web Browser, Web DAV (Drag and Drop multiple files and folders)

We Browser, Web DAV (Drag and Drop multiple files and folders)

Log in using AAF authentication

Windows Network Share (CIFS), Mapped Network Drive, SFTP

Web Browser

Desktop and mobile clients enable easy synchronization

Log in using AAF authentication

Web browser 

Log in using AAF authentication

* AAF:  Australian Access Federation, available to all Australian universities and public research agencies.

Remember to keep a copy of your data in open format for re-use.