Special short-term scratch storage

As a part of our scratch storage tier, in addition to the normal quota-limited scratch filesystems, we offer a special short-term scratch service for researchers who need a bit of extra space to complete a paper or meet a deadline. This storage is made acailable on a first-come, first-served basis under the following conditions:

At present, up to 12 TB of space is available. Users can request an allocation by opening a ticket with help@csail and referencing this page.