Collaboration tools

Would you like to send and receive files quickly, securely, and easily? Do you collaborate with other researchers in working on large data files? SURF offers solutions such as SURFfilesender, Beehub and SURFdrive. The files are stored in the Netherlands. Encryption offers an extra layer of security.

Online collaboration?

  • SURFdrive is a personal cloud storage service for the Dutch higher education and research community, offering an easy way to store, synchronise and share files. All data is securely stored within the Netherlands and all data transmitted over the networks is always encrypted. You get 100 GB data storage capacity. SURFdrive is available for you if your institution has a license.
  • Do you need a data storage solution that is simple and user-friendly? SURF enables you to store large volumes of research data in the cloud and share them with others, even outside your own institution or abroad. Would you like to know which service fits your needs best? Please contact us via
  • SURFfilesender enables you to send or receive files up to 500 GB quickly, safely and easily. For extra security, files up to 250 MB can be send using encryption. SURFfilesender is made possible is available to all institutions affiliated with SURFnet.

Latest modifications 22 Aug 2018

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