Standard storage for research data that is being actively used, changes frequently, and/or requires frequent access. The data is replicated on a frequent basis (usually daily).

Data types:  Research data under development and associated with a live research project.

 Node  Storage Name  Features  Links
eRSA Tiered Storage Storage for actively used data, it is archived after a period of inactivity information
Intersect SpaceShuttle Large amounts of active storage with maximum performance for use with your own applications. Combines the best of open and proprietary data transport technologies. Data can be read, written, copied, moved, checkpointed or synchronised; either programmatically or interactively.
information; user guide
VicNode Market @Monash University For active research data use, it is backed up daily.   
Tools: Aspera; figshare; ownCloud; myTardis
information
VicNode Market @University of Melbourne For active research data use, it is backed up daily.   
Tools: Mediaflux, ownCloud, Aspera
information
QCIF QRISdata - Frequent Access For datasets that are either changing or require frequent access. It is replicated daily with on and off site copies.   
Tools: Mediaflux; Aspera/ SSH/GridFTP
information
QCIF QRISdata - Infrequent Access Datasets that are accessed less frequently are less volatile and are not being used for compute intensive work. It is replicated daily with on and off site copies.   
Tools: Mediaflux; Aspera/ SSH/GridFTP
information