Computer Center Schedule of Fees
OS/Hardware Support: $1,200 per year
Note: System damage done by system owners on UCC supported systems that cause recovery and/or rebuild efforts be performed will be subject to standard support charges of $50 an hour (4 hour minimum) per server.
DBA Support: $50/hour, 4 hour minimum for a non-shared instance installation; $1,200/annually for a non-shared instance full support.
|Cost are the sum of separate charges for CPU and memory||Annual|
- There is a one time charge of $500 for provisioning a new VM
- VMs come with 100GB of storage to accommodate the server OS.
- OS upgrades of existing servers are considered new servers and subject to the $500 one time new VM charge.
- All memory and vCPUs are thinly provisioned. An application must be multithreaded in order to utilize more than one vCPU. Verification may be required before multiple vCPUs are provisioned.
- HA (vSphere High Availability) is included in base price
- Fault Tolerance is double the cost of the configuration
- ESXi Support: $2400 per year per host
Storage Space purchase cost
|Current charges are||Annual|
|50GB storage space||$25.00|
|100GB storage space||$50.00|
|500GB storage space||$200.00|
|1000GB storage space||$400.00|
This applies to fiber connections, Isilon NAS (CIFS and NFS) and for virtual machines.
New direct attached fiber connection fee: $1000 (onetime charge)
Storage Backup Fees:
Annual Backup charges for Tape Media
|New storage media charges to be backed up, 1 TB included in base agreement||No charge|
|Additional media charges for storage above 1 TB||$75/TB|
|Number of copies retained, 5 copies included in standard agreement||$20/100GB/additional copies|
TSM License charges
|Annual license charge||$56/TB|
- All servers both Virtual and Physical will be charged TSM licensing fees.
- These storage fees are designed only to recoup costs (tape media and TSM license fees) to the data center.
- Details for Archive Services and pricing are available upon request.
Infrastructure Engineering Fees: For projects that require analysis and new engineering (which include, but are not limited to: additional electrical power circuits, substantial fiber or network cabling, additional racks, etc.) at the Pocahontas primary site, the Harris Hall Disaster site, or the Cabell or Sanger Hall sites, there is a $500 per project engineering fee. In the case of additional work required to add on to the existing new equipment/infrastructure, a $50/hour fee will be charged. The UCC will interact with any external contractors, vendors or staff from the Department of General Services (DGS, including BCOM) as part of the service provided. Any contractor, DGS or BCOM fees will be passed on to the customer at cost.
Server Maintenance: All production equipment should be under maintenance. There are a couple of options that could be explored if you want to extend coverage after the manufactures warranty has expired. You could possibly purchase a warranty extension through the vendor or you could purchase maintenance through STG.
STG is currently used in the data center for maintenance support. Below are standard quotes for maintenance coverage for Dell equipment. If the server model is not in the chart a quote can be secured. Quotes can also be made for other brands.
Please contact the UCC NOC for getting quotes and for arranging coverage with STG.
24/7/365 four hour response
|Device||Annual Cost||MO cost|
|Dell PE R610||$112.80||$9.40|
|Dell PE R710||$180.00||$15.00|
Next Business Day
|Dell PE R610||$74.40||$12.00|
|Dell PE R710||$118.80||$9.90|
This article was updated: 08/24/2017