CRC Remote Access to Services and Resources

CRC Remote Access to Services and Resources

Off-Campus Access to CRC Services and Resources

All the primary computing systems & services offered by CRC are available to researchers who are working from off campus.  Please see the table below for the appropriate methods of remote access:


CRC Service Off-Campus Access Method
High Performance Cluster(s) (NOTS) Rice VPN or CRC ssh gateway required
Research Data Facility - Isilon (RDF) Rice VPN required
ORION Virtual Machines for Research - Web Console Rice VPN required
REDCap Public access (DUO required)
CRC Documentation Public access
GLOBUS file transfer Public access (NetID authentication)
VRDE Secure Research Enclave CEHI2FA VPN  required
Consultation/Facilitation Can be arranged via Zoom or Google Meet


In April 2020, the CRC will start hosting webinars with a focus on remote research computing practices.


For any additional questions or issues with accessing our resources remotely, please email the Help Desk at, or file a help desk ticket online.


Map of connection methods to and between CRC resources:

Connection diagram

Keywords:CRC Remote Access to Services and Resources   Doc ID:108626
Owner:Joseph G.Group:Rice University
Created:2021-01-27 10:36 CDTUpdated:2022-10-04 10:54 CDT
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