SI Computing is deploying a new system that will enable users to manage permissions on collaborative SI Data Storage directories for Faculty/Staff/PhD candidates.This includes the addition and removal of user access. Please see the below items regarding this change:

SI Computing will start implementing the system on the Research volume first, the Groups volume will require working with individual departments within SI to restructure the directory in upcoming months.

Instructions on how to access the Self Managed Permissions system:

All UMSI Administrative Group Management tools can be found on the UMSI Intranet (

R = Read Access
W= Write Access (includes Delete Access)

Example: "R\W access to \\SI-HOMER\Groups\Test Folder" means that any user put this specific group will have Read and Write Access to this folder