Linux Operating System Support

Provides standardized Linux desktop support and management, including support for Linux printing services via CSE-IT print servers.

What's Included

  • Support and infrastructure to facilitate Linux use in research and instruction.
  • Remote desktop access via FastX
  • Ubuntu and Rocky Linux. Additional Linux distributions may be supported upon discussion.
  • Networked home directories
  • Scientific and research software as requested
  • Printing via CSE-IT print servers

What You Need to Do

  • Request commercial and open source software as needed by emailing help@umn.edu.
  • Pay for software licenses, as required.

Use Guidance

Use Guidance - Preferred

Preferred
Given preference, where possible.
 

Life Cycle Phase

Life Cycle Phase - Available

Available
Currently available for use.