Data Storage Options

beginner storage


Data storage is a requirement for most researchers, but with so many available options, it’s hard to know which one is the right type for your data and research. This short workshop will give an overview of the data storage options at Northwestern, covering storage types, use cases, costs, and security & compliance considerations.

Things you’ll learn in this workshop

  • The types of data storage that Northwestern supports
  • How each type of data storage is accessed
  • The costs associated with each type of data storage
  • Example use cases for each type of data storage



Required Software

None, no laptop required