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==Introduction to Globus==
 
==Introduction to Globus==
Many CAC resources are on [https://globus.org Globus] for high speed file transfers. Globus uses multiple parallel TCP streams to achieve high throughput. Globus also monitors file transfers and automatically retries when errors are encountered. It provides a fast and reliable method for transferring research data to and from CAC.
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Many CAC resources are on [//globus.org Globus] for high speed file transfers. Globus uses multiple parallel TCP streams to achieve high throughput. Globus also monitors file transfers and automatically retries when errors are encountered. It provides a fast and reliable method for transferring research data to and from CAC.
  
 
==First-Time Use==
 
==First-Time Use==
# Sign up for an account on [https://globus.org Globus].
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# Sign up for an account on [//globus.org Globus].
# If you need to transfer files to and from your local laptop or desktop, download and install [https://www.globus.org/globus-connect-personal Globus Connect Personal] on your host.
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# If you need to transfer files to and from your local laptop or desktop, download and install [//globus.org/globus-connect-personal Globus Connect Personal] on your host.
# To use [https://globus.org Globus web interface], log into your Globus account and [https://www.globus.org/xfer/StartTransfer start transfer files].
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# To use [//globus.org Globus web interface], log into your Globus account and [//globus.org/xfer/StartTransfer start transfer files].
# To use Globus command line interface (CLI) or script your file transfers, follow the [http://dev.globus.org/cli/using-the-cli Using Command Line Interface documentation] for more information.
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# To use Globus command line interface (CLI) or script your file transfers, read the [https://docs.globus.org/cli/ Command Line Interface documentation] for more information.
  
 
==CAC Globus Endpoints==
 
==CAC Globus Endpoints==

Latest revision as of 16:51, 15 October 2021

Introduction to Globus

Many CAC resources are on Globus for high speed file transfers. Globus uses multiple parallel TCP streams to achieve high throughput. Globus also monitors file transfers and automatically retries when errors are encountered. It provides a fast and reliable method for transferring research data to and from CAC.

First-Time Use

  1. Sign up for an account on Globus.
  2. If you need to transfer files to and from your local laptop or desktop, download and install Globus Connect Personal on your host.
  3. To use Globus web interface, log into your Globus account and start transfer files.
  4. To use Globus command line interface (CLI) or script your file transfers, read the Command Line Interface documentation for more information.

CAC Globus Endpoints

The following CAC resources are on Globus via these endpoints:

Endpoint CAC Resource
cac#home CAC home directories
cac#archive01 CAC Archival Storage
cac#hd-hni HD Human Neuroscience Institute (HD-HNI) Computing
cac#marvin MARVIN Cluster
cac#thecube THECUBE Cluster