Globus

Overview: 

​Globus is a non-profit service for secure, reliable research data management. With Globus, subscribers can move, share, & discover data via a single interface – whether your files live on a supercomputer, lab cluster, tape archive, public cloud or your laptop, you can manage this data from anywhere, using your existing identities, via just a web browser.​ Developers can also use Globus to build applications and gateways leveraging our advanced identity management, single sign-on, search, authorization, and automation capabilities.

Currently, Penn State's Standard Subscription to Globus provides researchers with access to:

  • File Transfer
  • Managed Endpoints
  • Management Console
  • Usage Reports
  • File Sharing
  • Technical Support for Globus Connect, Web, or the Command Line Interface
  • Application Integration Support
  • HTTPS Support

Getting Started: 

Summary

Availability: 

  • This is an active service

Eligibility: 

  • Any current faculty, staff, or research affiliate

Requirements: 

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