Welcome to the PPE Group IT Wiki

Information about all IT-related matters for the Glasgow PPE group.

IT Basics

Overview An introduction to IT facilities provided for PPE group members.
IT Management Describes who manages each part of the infrastructure, and how to contact them.
E-Mail Information about your university e-mail account.
Laptops Information about your PPE laptop.

Full Index

Acceptable Use Regulations governing use of university IT facilities.
AFS PPE's AFS infrastructure.
Back-ups Back-up strategies and retention.
Batch System (PBS) PPE's local PBS batch system.
Batch System (HTCondor) PPE's new HTCondor batch system.
CERN Information for users travelling to CERN.
CVMFS Mechanism for simple distribution of experiment software.
Disposal Disposal of IT and other electrical equipment.
E-Mail University e-mail provision.
File Transfer Service Send and receive large files.
Grid Certificates Obtaining a grid certificate.
Grid Services Grid services and tools.
Hints And Tips Miscellaneous hints and tips.
IT Management IT support responsibilities and contact details.
Known Issues Known issues with suggested solutions or workarounds.
Laptops Windows and Mac PPE laptops.
Mailing Lists @glasgow.ac.uk and @physics.gla.ac.uk e-mail distribution lists.
Office 365 Microsoft Office suite for use on personal computers and mobile devices.
Overview Introduction to IT facilities provided for PPE group members.
ownCloud Secure on-campus storage and collaboration facility for research data.
Printing Managed ("pull") printers and PPE printers.
Remote Access Connect to PPE machines from outside the university using SSH or the VPN.
Software Commonly-used software packages, including commercial applications.
Storage File storage.
Subversion PPE Subversion repositories.
Web Presence University, PPE and personal web pages.
Wired Networking Wired networking in PPE.
Wireless Networking Wireless networking provision in the Kelvin building.

IT Services Spotlight Alerts

Current campus IT alerts:

Upcoming holiday arrangements (Tue, 23 May 2017 12:16:25 +0000)
Email Security advice (Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:23:10 +0000)

Out-of-date Topics

List of out-of-date topics


IT Wiki Utilities

Topic revision: r65 - 2017-05-11 - GordonStewart
 
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