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Data Center Rates

Fiscal Year 2013

The rates for CIT services are effective November 1, 2012.

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Titan System (z/OS)

Note: “CPU second” refers to an IBM z114-BC (2818-L03) processor.
FY 2013 Rate
Processing 1
Batch CPU (per 2818-L03 CPU second)2 $ 3.60
Batch I/O (SIO) (per 1,000) $ .0207
Interactive CPU (per 2818-L03 CPU second)2 $ 5.44
Interactive I/O (SIO) (per 1,000) $ .0207
1 IMS CPU charges are computed at the interactive rate.
2 A shift discount of 50% applies to batch and interactive processing (per CPU second). Prime shift is 7:00A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday through Friday. Discount period is all other times.
DB2 Processing
Up to .714 CPU seconds (per 2818-L03 CPU second) $ 3.12
.715 to 1.7892 CPU seconds (per 2818-L03 CPU second) $ 2.30
1.7893 to 14.322 CPU seconds (per 2818-L03 CPU second) $ 1.04
Over 14.322 CPU seconds (per 2818-L03 CPU second) $ .51
SILK/Shadow Direct Processing
Up to .714 CPU seconds (per 2818-L03 CPU second) $ 5.45
.715 to 1.7892 CPU seconds (per 2818-L03 CPU second) $ 4.99
1.7893 to 14.322 CPU seconds (per 2818-L03 CPU second) $ 2.31
Over 14.322 CPU seconds (per 2818-L03 CPU second) $ 1.16
IMS (Per ENTER Keystroke) $ .05
Disk
Storage (per megabyte, per day) $ .0063
Backup (per megabyte, per day) $ .000217
Dedicated disk (per month) $ 1,695.51
Tape
Library storage (per tape-day) $ .00725
Printing
Standard (per image) $ .0745
Labels (per 1,000 lines) $ 1.4264
 

zLinux Services

FY 2013 Rate
zLinux Virtual Server Hosting
Dedicated zLinux Virtual Server (per month) $ 501.75
Shared zLinux Virtual Server (per month) $ 215.00
WordPress
WordPress Monthly Support (requires zLinux virtual server) $ 16.00
WordPress One-Time Setup Charge $ 40.00
Wiki
Wiki Service (per wiki/month) $ 75.00
Wiki One-Time Setup Charge $ 40.00
 

Hosted Unix Systems

FY 2013 Rate
Server fees encompass hosting services and include server hardware costs. Charges listed are for standard configurations. Custom configurations are available.
Dedicated Unix Server
Unix 2 Proc Server (per month) $ 1,736.78
Unix 4 Proc Server (per month) $ 2,521.30
Unix Entry-Level Multi-Core Server (per month) $ 2,235.01
Unix Mid-Level Server (per month) $ 5,248.51
Unix Virtual Server (VM Ware) (per month) $ 1,089.88
Partitioned Unix Entry-Level Multi-Core Server (incl. first partition) (per month) $ 2,627.77
Additional Partition on Partitioned Unix Entry-Level Multi-Core Server (per month) $ 1,144.13
Oracle Services on Shared Server
Shared Oracle Database service (2 instances per month) $ 5,903.45
Additional Shared Oracle Database instance (per month) $ 2,724.20
Oracle Services on Dedicated Server
Dedicated Oracle License (cost determined at time of agreement) $ TBD
Dedicated Oracle Database service (2 instances per month) $ 4,743.25
Additional Dedicated Oracle Database instance (per month) $ 2,148.63
Dedicated Oracle Application Server service (2 instances per month) $ 4,508.20
Additional Dedicated Oracle Application Server instances (per month) $ 2,025.07
 

Microsoft Windows Services

FY 2013 Rate
Server fees encompass hosting services and include server hardware costs. Charges listed are for standard configurations. Custom configurations are available.
Dedicated Windows Server
Windows 2 Proc Server (per month) $ 1,022.58
Windows 4 Proc Server (per month) $ 1,290.78
Virtual Server (VM Ware)
Virtual Server (VM Ware) (per month) $ 380.00
Application Hosting Fees
Setup fee per website/application (one-time charge) $ 200.90
Web hosting (per IIS site, per month) $ 100.45
Print service (per queue, no server charge, per month) $ 12.56
SharePoint - Dedicated (per site) $ 744.00
SharePoint - Shared (per site) $ 722.00
SharePoint License (per server) $ 140.00
MS SQL Services on Dedicated Server
MS SQL Standard or Enterprise License (per instance, per processor, per month) $ 566.10
Setup charge (per SQL server installation instance) $ 1,344.60
Monthly support (per SQL server instance) $ 1,151.10
Monthly support (per SQL database) $ 251.10
MS SQL Services on Shared Server (Shared Instance)
MS SQL license (per application, per month) $ 66.10
Setup charge (per database) $ 445.50
First application DB monthly charge (per database) $ 377.10
 

Hosting Storage (Unix and Windows)

FY 2013 Rate
Tier 1 (Premium) 
Tier 1 disk storage (per GB, per day) (0 - 5 TB) $ .022
Tier 1 high volume disk storage (per GB, per day) (> 5 TB) $ .020
Tier 2 (Standard) 
Tier 2 disk storage (per GB, per day) (0 - 5 TB) $ .018
Tier 2 high volume disk storage (per GB, per day) (> 5 TB) $ .016
Backup Storage
Backup storage (per GB, per day) (0 - 100 TB) $ .037
High volume backup storage (per GB, per day) (> 100 TB) $ .034
Service-managed Disk Storage
Service-managed disk storage, incl. backup (per GB, per day) (0 - 5 TB) $ .162
High volume service-managed disk storage, incl. backup (per GB/day)(> 5 TB) $ .151
 

Scientific Systems

FY 2013 Rate
Helix Services
Helix user subscription fee (per month) $ 32.32
Disk storage (per GB, per month)1 $ 1.62
1 A minimum charge of $1 per month for users’ home directories is included in all disk storage rates.
 

Messaging Services

FY 2013 Rate
Large Email Boxes (1 GB per Email Box)
Per Allocated GB per Year $ 23.89
 

Video Services

FY 2013 Rate
Scheduled Video Bridging (ISDN or IP)
384Kbps or below  
     Business Day (8AM-5PM), per port/per minute $ .84
HD video conferencing (above 768Kbps), per port/per minute $ 3.26
ISDN to IP Gateway Service 
64Kbps-per port/per minute (e.g. 384Kbps video call = $.042/minute) $ 0.10
Video Certification and Registration 
EndPoint Certification/Registration, per hour $ 127.47
General Labor/Meeting Support 
Business Day (8AM-5PM), per hour $ 127.47
After Hours, per hour $ 190.22
 

Video Conferencing/Support and Room Development/Support

FY 2013 Rate
Videocast
Encoding Support (includes Perpetual Archiving)
     Business Day (8AM-5PM), per hour $ 201.00
     After Hours, per hour (incl. archiving) $ 301.99
Podcasting
Podcasting/Transcoding, per hour $ 137.27
Web Collaboration
Adobe Connect
     Connect Service, per minute $ .17
     Audio Conferencing, per minute $ .06
General Labor/Meeting Support 
     Business Day (8AM-5PM), per hour $ 129.43
     After Hours, per hour $ 193.16
Room Development/Support
Service (48 hours notice required)
     Business Day (8AM-5PM), per hour $ 147.08
     After Hours, per hour $ 220.61
Engineering
     Business Day (8AM-5PM), per hour $ 147.08
Project Management
     Business Day (8AM-5PM), per hour $ 147.08
 

Miscellaneous Services

FY 2013 Rate
Load Balancer Services for Applications
Maintenance, hardware, system, and load balancer support (F5 3600) $ 6,467.98
Maintenance, hardware, system, and load balancer support (F5 FIPS 6400) $ 7,428.28
Maintenance, hardware, system, and load balancer support (F5 FIPS 6900) $ 10,724.04
Co-Location (Customer Server Area (CSA)) On Campus (NIH, Bethesda, MD)
Setup fee (for equipment installed at one time) 5
For first rack $ 2,000.00
Each additional rack $ 1,000.00
Rental (per month)
Rack Charge $ 2,100.00
"U" space in rack (three U minimum) $ 150.00
5 Setup includes cost of rack. Racks provided by customer need prior approval.
Co-Location (Customer Server Area (CSA)) Off Campus (Sterling, VA)
Setup fee (for equipment installed at one time) 6
For first rack $ 2,000.00
Each additional rack $ 1,000.00
Rental (per month)
Rack charge $ 2,700.00
"U" space in rack (three U minimum) $ 170.00
6 Setup includes cost of rack. Racks provided by customer need prior approval.
Media Sanitization Service
Tapes, hard drives, and other storage media (per item) $ 2.28
CDs/DVDs/Diskettes (per 1/2 pound) $ 4.06
Disaster Recovery for Mainframe Applications
Per month, per application $ 1,505.25
SILK Web (Per Customized Server, Per Month)
Basic (up to 10 MB storage, 500 MB traffic)
Server charge $ 62.02
Password protection $ 10.34
Secure sockets layer (SSL) $ 20.67
Intermediate (up to 25 MB storage, 1000 MB traffic)
Server charge $ 103.36
Password protection $ 15.50
Secure sockets layer (SSL) $ 36.18
Advanced (up to 50 MB storage, 2000 MB traffic)
Server charge $ 206.72
Password protection $ 20.67
Secure sockets layer (SSL) $ 51.68
SILK Web (Public and Secure Servers, Per Month)
Unlimited number of web pages ("@WWW" data sets) stored under a userid, plus normal data storage charges. $ 20.67

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This page last reviewed: February 21, 2014