Big Data, Large Storage, and Object Storage
UBC ARC Chinook is a new object storage platform, available to UBC researchers by application. With an initial 5 PB of storage, Chinook is an integral part of UBC’s efforts to significantly increase storage capacity to meet the immediate needs of UBC researchers and supplement the storage resources available through the national platforms.
Who can use itAuthorized Students, Faculty
Self service links and Resources
Guided service links and Resources
Used to retain/retrieve large portions of research data; Accessed via Globus; Available to faculty and Principal Investigators; Apply online; Consultations given through ARC team
Amazon S3, and similar services