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When UMIACS archives data we hold onto the archive for a period of 5 years.
 
When UMIACS archives data we hold onto the archive for a period of 5 years.
  
We archive the following:
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In general we archive the following:
  
 
* hosts with persistent local data (Windows, macOS)
 
* hosts with persistent local data (Windows, macOS)
 
* accounts that are archived and deleted (including metadata, network home directory and GitLab)
 
* accounts that are archived and deleted (including metadata, network home directory and GitLab)
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We may not archive the following:
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* tmp and scratch directories (as discussed on our page about [[LocalDataStorage |data sotrage]])
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* external drives that were attached to a machine
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* Data that migrated forward to a new machine
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* Data that was handed off into the care of the end-user or PI

Revision as of 21:26, 30 April 2020

UMIACS Archives

When UMIACS archives data we hold onto the archive for a period of 5 years.

In general we archive the following:

  • hosts with persistent local data (Windows, macOS)
  • accounts that are archived and deleted (including metadata, network home directory and GitLab)

We may not archive the following:

  • tmp and scratch directories (as discussed on our page about data sotrage)
  • external drives that were attached to a machine
  • Data that migrated forward to a new machine
  • Data that was handed off into the care of the end-user or PI