Research Data Storage


Columbia University Guidance on Retention of Research Data states Principal Investigators are responsible for identifying, collecting, managing, and retaining Research Data as custodian for the University.  

Below is a list of options for the storage, sharing and transfer of digital research data that is available to Columbia researchers. This table is maintained by the ReaDI Program. For more detail regarding the resources listed in the table below, please download the PDF.

Data Storage Table

Last updated 6/02/2022

Click here for downloadable PDF of above table including description of services offered.

All systems located at Columbia University’s Morningside Heights or Manhattanville Campus that process, transmit and/or store Sensitive Data must be registered with the CU Information Security Office. All Systems located at CUMC (“CUMC Systems”) must be registered with the CUMC Information Security Office. See Data Security webpage for more information.

See RSAM User Guide for Registering your Device

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