Remote Access

For those who need to access our services remotely, and this will be the case for using the cluster or compute server like Bishop, one needs an SSH client for a remote terminal. Two popular ssh clients for windows are Putty and Tunnelier. Both also come with sftp functionality to upload/download files from the server.

To use the programs, you'll need the following, hostname/server name and username and password. The hostname would be something like cheetah.cbi.utsa.edu for the cluster and the username/password would of course be your CBI username and password. Once connected you'll be presented with a command line interface, terminal, or shell depending on how you want to call it. For those unfamiliar with Linux, we have a beginner's tutorial available.