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Higher Education Data Storage Solutions

Universities support many computing needs – whether administration, distance learning, or departmental research. Dot Hill manufactures SAN storage solutions for everything from student databases to high performance computing centers.

Administrators in higher education need cost-effective data storage solutions for managing student data growth, enrollment and registration. Dot Hill provides high performance, cost effective SAN storage that is scalable, interoperable and certified with Microsoft, VMware and Citrix. Tiered Storage Solutions improve storage performance with flash or SSD technology.

AssuredSAN storage also supports high-performance computing (HPC) needs, clouds, and supercomputing centers with integrated SSD technology and 6.4 gigabytes/second streaming capability. AssuredSAN storage works with distributed file systems, such as Lustre.

For over 29 years, Dot Hill has delivered high performance data storage RAID solutions that are certified with Microsoft and VMware and used for many kinds of applications including administration, scientific and engineering research, and video post-production.

US Higher Education Purchasing

Through our partners, we serve many major universities including the University of Pennsylvania, Ohio State and the University of Illinois. Purchasers in California and Ohio can leverage state buying vehicles which map to our GSA to assure that they get the most competitive pricing.

UK National Server & Storage Agreement

The NSSA offers all UK Universities, Higher and Further Education Colleges and affiliated Member Institutions the opportunity to take advantage of a Server and Storage purchasing framework and benefit from competitive pricing.

Nominated Supplier of Storage Systems for Higher Education

On August 1st 2007 Dot Hill was appointed as a nominated supplier of data storage solutions under the terms of the NSSA agreement. Dot Hill are committed to providing NSSA members with the expertise and advice on choosing the correct SAN storage solution for their needs in a very competitive manner through carefully selected specialist storage partners each with excellent storage knowledge as well as a deep understanding of the education and research sector.