Students, faculty, and staff are allocated a standard amount of storage at no cost. Additional storage can be purchased as needed. Academic and administrative departments as well as faculty and staff can subscribe to a wide variety of data storage offerings, depending upon need.
For help selecting storage technology solutions, try the storage recommendations tool, part of the Cardinal Cloud initiative.
Every student receives 5 GB of AFS disk space to store, back up, share, and serve personal files, free-of charge.
Faculty & Staff
Faculty and staff receive 5 GB of AFS disk space to store, back up, share, and serve personal files, free-of charge. Additional storage is available by request. Charges may apply.
Departments & Groups
AFS is also available to academic and administrative departments, student groups, and organizations. File Storage is available at low cost. Server Disk Storage provides industry-standard performance and reliability for enterprise systems.
Researchers & PIs
Custom storage solutions can be set up for high-performance computing and large research data files. This service requires a subscription; cost is based on the amount of storage allocated.
Stanford Research Computing Center (SRCC) offers High-Performance Computing (HPC) storage research groups and projects at Stanford for research data.