Cluster login

Cluster login

The login to the cluster is done via SSH. Linux- and Mac-Users have a ssh-client already installed, for Windows users Putty is recommended.

  • Servername:
  • Login: Your user name and password

Windows: Putty

Please install “Putty” on your local machine and define a new target for biocrunch

Steps: download putty installer and execute downloaded installer file, follow the prompts by clicking always ok.

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Start Putty and define a new session:

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Save it and open:


Type in your user name and password to log in.


In a terminal window enter:


On the first login you will be asked to accept the key, answer yes, then you will be asked for your password.