HECToR Archiver

The HECToR Archiver is now Read Only. Please use the UK Research Data Facility (UK-RDF) for long term data storage. Instructions are provided below to help you list and retrieve data from the Archiver.

Overview of the Archiver
An overview of the Archiver service. What does it consist of; how do you get access; and how is the quota allocated and queried.
Scheduled Archiving
How to use the daily scheduled archiving service to automatically archive files.
Manual Archiving
How to archive a specific file or set of files.
Granting/revoking access for other users
How to grant or revoke access to your archived files for other users.
Listing the Content of the Archiver
How to list the contents of the archiver.
Restoring Data from the Archive
How to restore archived data back onto the HECToR "work" filesystem
Expiring Data from the Archive
How to expire (remove) data from the archive.