UAB IT Research Computing services are operational and offering options for accessing research computing resources from off campus.

  • Secure shell (SSH) connections to continue to be available.
  • The OnDemand Portal at is available as an access option to the Cheaha compute and filesystem resources. Remember that several of the interactive apps provide a “view-only” link to aid in remote troubleshooting and collaboration. The web interface at can be used for file transfers.
  • UAB IT also provides access to GridFTP via Globus. This allows for fast, secure, and robust file transfer.

Open office hours can be reached using Zoom videoconferencing software at the following links:

UAB IT Research Computing staff will continue to be available via phone and email as well. Please feel free to reach out via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 205.996.4300 with any questions, and the team will be happy to help.