Computer Systems Lab
Connecting & Supporting the Computer Sciences Department
Information for research grant proposals

Information for Research Grant Proposals

Principal Investigators may find the following information useful for submitting research grant proposals:

Research Computer Services and Facilities


  • 6 professional staff (full time)
  • 12 student staff (part time)

Data Center

  • 6,930 square feet
  • Redundant UPS and backup generator power
  • Redundant cooling


  • 10Gbit backbone
  • 1Gbit standard network links
  • 10Gbit ethernet available
  • Redundant 10Gbit connection to campus and regional research networks

Services available include

  • Virtual servers
  • Linux, Windows and specializes Operating System support
  • SAN Storage
  • AFS shared file system
  • Windows shared file system
  • Cluster and specialized file systems available
  • Data storage, archives, and backup/recovery
  • Database servers
  • Web servers
  • Data and Operational Security monitoring and consulting
  • Configuration management
  • Desktop computer support and management
  • Server support and management
  • Account management
  • Specialized Network Services and management
  • Operating system and application consulting
  • System specification and purchasing
  • Software licensing