Local Virtual Servers

Computing & Cloud Storage FIPPA Compliant

Virtual Server and VMWare


Virtual server running on UBC virtualization infrastructure

Who can use it

Authorized Students, Faculty



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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


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Last updated: 2024-03-13 09:38

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