Hardware Rates

attentionPrices below are for hardware products with expected industry-standard lifecycles.
All services associated with provisioning the hardware are free to university faculty.

HiPerGator

1 processor core (NCU)
  • One priority dedicated CPU core with 4 GB of RAM.
  • Approximately 3 GB per core usable by the software application.
$200 / NCU
1 NVIDIA GPU (NGU)
  • One NVIDIA RTX 2080ti GPU for visualization or modeling acceleration. Older K80 can be used as well.
  • Requires the purchase of at least one CPU core to access the GPU and some disk storage as needed.
$1,200 / NGU
1 TB orange storage (OSU)
  • One TB data storage capacity for long-term storage.
$125 / OSU
1 TB blue storage (BSU)
  • One TB data storage capacity for high-performance storage.
$625 / BSU

> Submit a purchase request for hardware in HiPerGator

ResVault

1 processor core (RNCU)
  • One priority dedicated CPU core with 4 GB of RAM.
  • Approximately 3 GB per core usable by the software application.
$420 / RNCU
1 NVIDIA GPU (RNGU)
  • One NVIDIA RTX 2080ti GPU for visualization or modeling acceleration. Older K80 can be used as well.
  • Requires the purchase of at least one CPU core to access the GPU and some disk storage as needed.
$1,200 / RNGU
1 TB replicated storage (RRSU)
  • One TB data storage capacity (not use) for long-term storage.
$1,000 / RRSU

> Submit a purchase request for hardware in ResVault

ResShield

1 processor core (RSNCU)
  • One priority dedicated CPU core with 4 GB of RAM.
  • Approximately 3 GB per core usable by the software application.
$1,600 / RSNCU
1 TB replicated storage (RSRSU)
  • One TB data storage capacity (not use) for long-term storage.
$2,300 / RSRSU
1 year ResShield user fee
  • One year user fee covering the licenses for ResShield use.
$152 / year

> Submit a purchase request for hardware in ResShield