Account Requests

1.  How to get an account

To ask for an account send your request to . You have to motivate your request clearly indicating:

  • Name of the machine you are requesting an account for.
  • Reasons ( parallel computing/serial computing etc..).
  • The name of a scientific responsible, who should be a permanent staff of SISSA.

2.  How to login and change password

See and read carefully the following page Login/Authentication


Accounts must be renewed every year. Use the following command in order to see password/account expiry information:

chage -l <USERNAME>

3.  Where to ask for help

Any question or request concerning clusters should be sent to helpdesk-hpc ticketing system, mail to private accounts will be silently ignored.