A national storage infrastructure for large-scale research data built on dCache technology (https://www.dcache.org). A time-limited storage allocations are made available through open application procedure, for active research projects.
Access to data is protected using dual copies on two different geographical locations as well as block redundancy (RAID-6) on the individual storage servers. The data is not backed up.
The data can be access with multiple access methods, like gridftp, webdav and NFSv4.1.
For more information about Swestore go to http://docs.snic.se/wiki/Swestore