Data and server services IT facilities

As an institution, you can build and manage your own IT infrastructure. But you can also use these functionalities in the cloud. This is more flexible, scalable and cheaper. SURF offers various solutions to take the step to the cloud, from IaaS to cloud storage.


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Providers SURFcumulus

Are you curious about the cloud services you can purchase via SURFcumulus? Take a look at the overview of all 12 providers selected in the OCRE tendering procedure and read more about their offerings. Read more


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SURFcumulus: to the cloud with our broad range of IaaS services

Move your data centre securely and simply to the cloud with SURFcumulus.
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SURFdrive: Personal cloud storage service

Store, synchronise and share your documents easily with SURFdrive. SURFdrive is a personal cloudservice for the Dutch education and research.
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Research Drive: securely and easily store and share research data

Research Drive is a cloud-based shared-storage environment specifically designed for large storage quotas. Learn more!
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iRODS Hosting enables carefree data management

Do you want to use iRODS to manage research data, but don't want to spend time, resources or hardware on managing the software? We can do it for you.
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SURF Research Cloud

SURF Research Cloud is a portal for building, changing, and versioning virtual research workspaces efficiently.
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Cloud Expertise Centre (CEC)

SURF members are making increasing use of cloud services. How do you acquire the necessary knowledge and stay up to date? There is a great need for expertise on the introduction and use of these services. SURF supports its members through the CEC. Read more >