ITS Departmental Backup services range from coverage of individual faculty and staff workstations to departmental servers.
- Desktop Backup
Automatic backup and disaster recovery of faculty and staff computers.
Networked backup of data on your server-level machines (such as application and file servers, server-side databases, and research data collections).
ITS provides multiple options to help you access, share, and store your information.
- U-M Box
U-M Box is the University of Michigan's implementation of Box.com's cloud collaboration and storage service. Box at U-M offers an easy and safe way to store and share files and collaborate with others, both within and outside the university. U-M Box is available to all current faculty, staff, emeritus, and students at the University of Michigan, including the Health System.
- U-M Google Drive
Documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and more—U-M Google Drive gives you the ability to collaborate with colleagues in real time anywhere with an internet connection.
mFile gives you secure access to your U-M AFS space from any computer with an Internet connection.
- Andrew File System (AFS)
A central file storage, sharing, and retrieval system for U-M faculty, staff and students.
MiStorage provides U-M faculty, staff and students the ability to store and access large amounts of data to support their specific application(s) in a user-friendly, secure, and cost-effective environment.
- M Cloud
M Cloud enables the U-M community to more easily consume public cloud computing, integrates resources on campus, provides consulting services and training, and looks for opportunities to provide shared services using cloud computing.
MiServer is a virtual server environment managed by ITS.