Instituto Superior Técnico

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Unix Shell

SI makes available to Técnico community a Unix shell service.

This shell runs on the Sigma server, at, accessible through applications with SSH protocol.

Users authenticate to Sigma with the Técnico ID and can run on it:

  • projects;
  • scientific calculation work;
  • programs of research, experimentation and/or simulation;
  • native Unix applications.

Sigma bases its storage on the AFS service.

In SI User Support it is possible to consult: