Accidental File Deletions Why Lease Storage Leased Storage Options File Transfer with Globus Help! I deleted my files accidentally! What can I do? Your home directory contains a hidden directory .snapshot which is not visible even with ls -a. Change into that directory to find timestamped versions of your home directory. Snapshots are created once per day. Project (leased) storage also has a .snapshot directory. Neither Value (leased) nor Rivanna scratch storage is backed up in any way. Why should I lease storage? Leasing storage from Research Computing means that you do not have to run your own data server or backup system.
General Usage Allocations Applications Job Management Storage Management Data Transfer Other Questions General Usage How do I gain access to Rivanna? A faculty or research staff member must first request an allocation on Rivanna. Full details can be found here.
How do I log on to Rivanna? Use an SSH client from a campus-connected machine and connect to rivanna.hpc.virginia.edu. Instructions for using ssh and other login tools, as well as recommended clients for different operating systems, are here. You can also access Rivanna through our Web-based interface Open OnDemand or FastX.
Off Campus? Connecting to Rivanna from off Grounds via Secure Shell Access (SSH) or FastX requires a VPN connection.