NIIFI HSM Service – Hungarian Hierarchical Storage Management service


Both disk and tape storage resources for specialized data storage and preservation will be provided from the NIIF HSM system, as shown in the table below. In total, 3 TB of disk and 300 TB of tape storage will be dedicated to the VI-SEEM community.

Administrative data

System Name NIIFI HSM service
Short Description Hungarian Hierarchical Storage Management service
Owner NIIF Institute
Country Hungary

Storage system

Description of storage systems IBM Storwize V7000 Unified
Total storage 86,73 of disk, and 6,8 PB of tape


System operational since 2015
Available to the project from PM04
Expected date to be phased out -
Interfaces SFTP,gridFTP

Dedication to VI-SEEM

Dedication % of available storage 4%
Dedication storage in TB 3 TB + 300 TB