Data Storage

For researchers there are a number of options related to data storage:

  • UPEI Google Drive
    • Generally research data should not be stored in a Google Drive or similar commercial services such as DropBox, given the potential issues with privacy and secure data storage.
  • UPEI hosted WorkSpaces (Pydio)
    • This is the preferred approach to storing research data at UPEI.
  • UPEI hosted Published and Archived Data (
    • Built on the Islandora digital repository framework, the service provides researchers with a place to securely publish or archive their research datasets.
  • ITSS