Local Virtual Servers

Computing & Cloud Storage FIPPA Compliant

Virtual Server and VMWare

Description

Virtual server running on UBC virtualization infrastructure


Who can use it

Authorized Students, Faculty

Support

Contact

Contact UBCO Research Computing

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Self service links and Resources

Learn more about Local Virtual Servers at UBC

Guided service links and Resources

None


Features

RC can set up a virtual machine for people; Running redhat enterprise 8; Research Computing maintains the OS; The machine can be backed up; Any storage amount can be accomodated within reason; Researchers don’t need to purchase a domain; User must maintain anything that is not from a package; No cost associated with this service; Must be research related; Generally a last resort; Look at Interworks for hosting before this; Limited operational support offered; Best for more modest workloads


Associated Costs

Free for Okanagan users

Vancouver users see cost table in service catalog


Alternatives

Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, and similar services


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Last updated: 2023-11-06 11:13

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