Computation & Data Services

attentionPrices below are for the service of using the indicated computation or storage capacity for the length of time measured in years to be agreed at the time of purchase. Note that the cost to purchase capacity as hardware for the life of the hardware is more cost effective

HiPerGator

1 processor core (NCU)
Rates
UF Rate $44 / NCU / year
Discounted Rate* $58 / NCU / year
*Full cost recovery to UFRC: $116 / NCU / year

NCU = Normalized Compute Unit

  • One (1) priority dedicated CPU core configured with 4 GB of RAM
  • Approximately 3 GB per core usable by the software application
1 TB data storage (LSU)
Rates
UF Rate $140 / LSU / year
Discounted Rate* $189 / LSU / year
*Full cost recovery to UFRC: $378 / LSU / year

LSU = Long-term Storage Unit

  • One (1) TB storage capacity (not use) for long-term storage, for one (1) year
1 NVIDIA GPU (NGU)
Rates
UF Rate $110 / NGU / year
Discounted Rate* $512 / NGU / year
*Full cost recovery to UFRC: $1,024 / NGU / year

NGU = Normalized Graphics Unit

  • One (1) NVIDIA K80 GPU accelerator, for one (1) year
  • Requires purchase of NCU and LSU
Databases and portals
  • More information regarding this service to be added

ResShield & ResVault

1 processor core (RNCU)
Rates
UF Rate $66 / RNCU / year
Discounted Rate TBD

RNCU = Restricted Data Normalized Compute Unit

  • One (1) priority dedicated CPU core configured with 4 GB of RAM, for one (1) year
  • Approximately 3 GB per core usable by the software application
1 TB replicated storage (RRSU)
Rates
UF Rate $308 / RRSU / year
Discounted Rate TBD

RRSU = Restricted Data Replicated Storage Unit

  • One (1) TB of storage capacity (not use) with replication and tape backup, for one (1) year
  • Second TB (for the replicated copy) is included
1 NVIDIA GPU (RNGU)
Rates
UF Rate $110 / RNGU / year
Discounted Rate TBD

RNGU = Restricted Normalized Graphics Unit

  • One (1) NVIDIA K80 GPU accelerator, for use in working with restricted data, for one (1) year
  • Requires purchase of RNCU and RRSU
1 year ResShield user fee
Rates
UF Rate $152 / user / year
Discounted Rate TBD


  • One (1) year user fee covering the licenses necessary for ResShield use

SSERCA Cluster

1 TB storage (SCSU)
Rates
UF Rate $110 / SCSU / year
Discounted Rate TBD

SCSU = SSERCA Cluster Storage Unit

  • One (1) TB of storage capacity (not use) in SSERCA cluster, for one (1) year
  • Cluster has nodes at UF, FSU, USF, FAU, and FIU
  • Data can be replicated for collaboration as needed