The VCU Computer Center's (VCUCC) mission is to provide secure, reliable, and cost-effective computing power, data storage, and system backup and recovery services with 24 x 7 operations and systems support to the VCU community.
The VCUCC's large computer room houses approximately 120 racks of equipment (with room to grow). Utilizing racks and rack-mounted equipment, the VCUCC optimizes space and manageability of its servers and peripherals. The VCUCC supports a wide range of platforms and technologies to meet the needs of the University.
The VCUCC has a backup and archive system with capacity in petabytes; it also hosts an ample Storage Area Network (SAN) for systems in the Computer Center needing speedy access to terabytes of data.
The VCUCC also hosts VCU Network Services devices, including a Pocahontas-Edge router, which connects major external internet connections for VCU.
This article was updated: 04/27/2020