isginf provides its iiStore service to the Department of Computer Science (D-INFK) while IT Services of ETH Zurich runs the NAS service for the whole ETH Zurich.

Home and Project Directories

Home and project directories of research groups of the usually are located on iiStore. See here for how to access your data there.

Disk Quota

Some groups choose to activate a disk quota for their data volume on iiStore to limit disk usage by individual users. See here for how to check your disk quota. Please contact your IT Coordinator (ITC) for more information.

Scratch Space

The isginf maintains a file server for scratch space which is not backed up. Contact your ITC for more information.


Data on iiStore that was lost recenctly can be restored by its owner from the daily snapshots. Restore from tape backups can be performed by isginf for data not available in the snapshots anymore.

Student Home Directories

ITS provides a home directory for every student on their NAS. This home directory is used on the student labs.

Disk Quota

All users by default have a disk quota of 2GB. See here for how to check your disk quota.

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