How do I connect to the Mathematics network from off campus?

ftp and telnet are disabled for security reasons. Secure versions of these programs are available.
telnet has been replaced by Secure Shell (ssh). Secure Shell uses the same syntax as the older Remote Shell (rsh) program.


To connect to the Institute where you have an account ias_username,  use:

ssh -l ias_username


Note: is the only host you may connect to from off campus.


Checking email

If you only wish to check your email, you may do so by using Horde.
Horde is a web-based mail client which can be accessed at