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Title:
Accounts: Default quota, rates, and charges for the use of OIT provided accounts
Synopsis:
Accounts: Default quota, rates, and charges for the use of OIT provided accounts


Solution:

There are several different types of accounts that are provided by OIT. To request additional quota for any of these accounts, please go to the Account Quota Increase Form and click on the link "Purchase Additional Quota". Please note that 799-1XXX Project Grant numbers are not valid for quota increases; further detail is provided on each quota request form. For information regarding the individual services, please select from the list below:

Current Quotas and Pricing

Exchange e-mail and calendaring services

  • Default quota: 2GB
  • Additional quota cost: 50 cents per 100MB per month
  • Quota increase timeframe: The quota increase form creates a ticket in the Accts-Quota OPM queue; these are addressed and processed within one business day. Once processed, the change is immediate.
  • Above 2 GB, additional e-mail quota can be requested in 100MB increments, which be charged at 50 cents per 100 MB per month. The minimum charge for additional quota will be $1 per month. Be aware that the amount billed will be for the amount of quota allocated; not for the actual amount used. Quota can not be reduced below the amount actually in use.

Additional quota cost: 50 cents per 100 MB per month

Quota increase timeframe: The quota increase form creates a ticket in the Accts-Quota OPM queue; these are addressed and processed within one business day. Once processed, the change is immediate.

Above 2 GB, additional e-mail quota can be requested in 100MB increments, which be charged at 50 cents per 100 MB per month. The minimum charge for additional quota will be $1 per month. Be aware that the amount billed will be for the amount of quota allocated; not for the actual amount used. Quota can not be reduced below the amount actually in use.


Central File Server - Individual (Unix/H:drive)
  • Default quota: 5GB
  • Additional quota cost: $0.50 per GB per month
  • Quota increase timeframe: The quota increase form creates a ticket in the Accts-Quota OPM queue; these are addressed and processed within one business day. Once processed, the change is effective within one hour.


Central File Server - Departmental
  • Default quota: 100GB
  • Additional quota cost: $0.50 per GB per month
  • Departmental quota is unlimited; OIT will bill automatically if quota goes over 100GB.


WebSpace
  • Individual default quota: 5GB
  • Additional quota cost: $0.50 per GB per month.


Tigernet
  • For help with Tigernet billing, please contact the OIT Help Desk at 8-HELP and select option #3.
  • For information about Tigernet charging, please see the Solution 9836.
Last Updated:
June 4, 2013

Solution ID:
4926