About

Our Mission

The CLAS Linux Group staff of the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences provide a stable, secure, productive Linux environment that allows the departments and programs within the College to fulfill their educational, research and administrative needs.

The staff support the basic network infrastructure and computing environment for state-of-the-art UNIX workstations, servers, and clusters used in educational and research facilities and faculty and administrative offices. The CLAS Linux Group team offers a variety of services, including managed Linux loads, network file services (including backup and recovery), personal web hosting, public printers, network infrastructure protocols, and a hot disaster recovery site for core services.

The CLAS Linux Group team seeks to improve the quality of education and research through out the College by working together with faculty and staff to maximize the availability of core network services and provide exceptional support to our individual customers in their teaching and research needs.

About CLAS Linux Support

Create an account by logging in to linux.divms.uiowa.edu or https://fastx.divms.uiowa.edu
Services - What we offer
Policies - Terms, requirements and conditions for offered services
Help - Information about how to use CLAS Linux services
System Snapshot - A look at the systems we support
Downloads - Helpful files
Requests - Submit a request for Linux based teaching or research help