This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

Both sides previous revision Previous revision
Next revision
Previous revision
Last revision Both sides next revision
announce:spring-2021 [2022/01/05 07:46]
Hans [Managing Your ICS Passwords]
announce:spring-2021 [2022/01/07 17:05]
Hans [Miscellaneous Announcments (01/07/2022)]
Line 1: Line 1:
 +==== Miscellaneous Announcments (01/​07/​2022) ====
 +=== Kubernetes @ ICS ===
 +ICS Computing Support runs several Kubernetes clusters based on [[https://​rancher.com/​products/​rke|RKE product]]. ​  We currently run several services: ​
 + ​[[virtual_environments:​jupyterhub|JupyterHub@ICS]],​ [[https://​password.ics.uci.edu|Password Reset]], [[https://​speedtest.ics.uci.edu|ICS Speedtest]],​ [[https://​phpmyadmin.ics.uci.edu|PHPMYAdmin]],​ [[https://​pastebin.ics.uci.edu|PasteBin]] and a [[https://​containers.ics.uci.edu|GoHarbor Container Reposittory]]. ​   ​
 +Feel free to reach out to heldpesk@ics.uci.edu if you have suggestion for other microservices,​ have a microservice you want to run, or have questions about running a Kubernetes cluster.
 +=== GCP/AWS Project Management ===
 +Computing support can step into an active or passive role in managing GCP or AWS assets. ​ Any services provided in the ICS data center can likewise be provided in the cloud.
 +Big Highlights:
 +  * Your cloud instances can have a .ics.uci.edu hostname
 +  * VPN encrypted link from your AWS/GCP project into the ICS data center.
 +Other highlights:
 +  * Consulting and Billing Setup
 +  * Provisioning (also automated provisioning via Terraform)
 +  * Data Center Integration (Storage, compute, authentication,​ etc)
 +  * DNS (use ics.uci.edu in GCP or AWS)
 +  * Secure connection between campus and cloud.
 +  * Configuration Management
 +  * Single sign on authentication
 +  * Integration with campus storage.
 +==== Jupyterlab @ ICS  and Jupyter Notebooks for Instruction (01/​05/​2022) ​ ====
 +Jupyterhub is once again avaialble for students and researchers for Winter quarter. ​ Users logging into one of the Jupyterhub URL's will recieve a personal docker container. ​
 +General use Jupyter hub:
 +  * [[https://​hub.ics.uci.edu|https://​hub.ics.uci.edu]]: ​ General purpose hub intended for Winter quarter instruction turns 
 +    * Linux shell
 +    * VSCode IDE
 +    * X11 Desktop
 +  * [[https://​rstudio-hub.ics.uci.edu|https://​rstudio-hub.ics.uci.edu]]: ​ Specialized hub for running recent versions of Rstudio (currently 2021.09.0). ​
 +  * Jupyterhub mounts the ICS home directory so data is persistent, availabe on any ICS host, and backed up daily.
 +  * Multiple server instances may be started.  ​
 +  * The `sudo apt install` command is available to install additional package. ​
 +  * Hub's will run indefinately when logged into at least once per week.
 +[[virtual_environments:​jupyterhub|Follow the project here]]
 ====Managing Your ICS Passwords==== ====Managing Your ICS Passwords====
 +The following in an excerpt from the full document at [[accounts:​password_change_reset|ICS Password Overview]]
 === Change or Reset your ICS Password === === Change or Reset your ICS Password ===
-Passwords can be changed or reset using the  ​[[https://​password.ics.uci.edu|ICS Password Toolbox]].+You may reset your ICS password at [[https://​password.ics.uci.edu|ICS Password Toolbox]] ​if you:
-To reset your password+    * Know your current ​password, ​or 
-  - go to [[https://​password.ics.uci.edu]] +    * Have set and can answer your security ​questionor 
-  - read the password rulesthen scroll to the bottom of the page +    * Have access to your alternate email address, which will be used to send a password reset message to
-  - select to answer your secret ​question or request a password reset link,which will be valid for 60 minutes.+
-If you have forgotten your password and do not know your secret questtion or have an alternate ​email address, do one of the following:+Please contact Helpdesk via email (helpdesk@ics.uci.edu) if you need assistance with this process. ​ Attach any relevant screenshots should you be encountering any error messages.
-    * Student (Undergrad and Grad): Please bring your student ID to CS 364 lab and ask the lab attendant for further assistance. +=== Change or Reset your ICS Google Workspace Password ===
-      * If you cannot make it to campus but need to change your password, please email helpdesk@ics.uci.edu. +
-    * Staff/​Faculty:​ Please contact Helpdesk via email (helpdesk@ics.uci.edu) or telephone (949-824-4222).+
-=== Change ​ICS Google Workspace Password ​===+  * Use [[https://​support.google.com/​accounts/​answer/​41078| this tool]] to change your ICS Google Workspace password after logging in 
 +  * Use [[https://​accounts.google.com/​signin/​recovery | this link]] to recover a forgotten ICS Google Workspace password 
 +====ICS ​Storage Service Upgrade (01/​05/​2022)====
-  * Use [[https://​support.google.com/​accounts/​answer/​41078this tool]] to change your ICS Google Workspacepassword after logging in. +A couple of notes about the [[accounts:ics_home_directory|ICS Home Directory]].
-  * Use [[https://​accounts.google.com/​signin/​recovery | this link]] to recover a forgotten ICS Google Workspacepassword. +
-====ICS Storage Service Upgrade (01/​04/​2022)====+
-ICS Computing Support ​provides an ICS Home Directory ​for every member of the ICS community and that Home Directory ​is available to any computer connected to the UCI network.+  * The school ​provides an ICS home directory ​for every member of the ICS community
 +  * The ICS home directory is, typically, automatically available on any ICS managed Windows ​and Linux system. 
 +  * That ICS home directory ​is available to **any** computer connected to the Campus Network(even via [[network:​campus:​campusvpn|VPN]]). 
 +  * Backed up twice daily
 Beginning Fall 2021, all home directories are being stored on a new [[https://​www.purestorage.com/​products/​file-and-object/​flashblade.html|Purestorage Flashblade]] named [[hardware:​storage:​tardigrade|tardigrade.ics.uci.edu]],​ occasionally abbreviated as tg.ics.uci.edu. Beginning Fall 2021, all home directories are being stored on a new [[https://​www.purestorage.com/​products/​file-and-object/​flashblade.html|Purestorage Flashblade]] named [[hardware:​storage:​tardigrade|tardigrade.ics.uci.edu]],​ occasionally abbreviated as tg.ics.uci.edu.
-Highlights:+Tardigrade ​Highlights:
-  * All Flash Storage ​+  * Backed by all flash storage so home directory access is fast 
   * Redundant 40Gb/s uplink to the ICS Data Center Backbone   * Redundant 40Gb/s uplink to the ICS Data Center Backbone
   * Inline compression (data reduction factor of ~1.6)   * Inline compression (data reduction factor of ~1.6)
Line 54: Line 112:
-==== Jupyterlab @ ICS  and Jupyter Notebooks for Instruction ​ ==== 
-ICS Computing Support is excited to announce [[virtual_environments:​jupyterhub|Jupyterub@ICS]]. ​ The [[https://​hub.ics.uci.edu|ICS hub]] turns any web browser into a **Linux Terminal** AND offers several web-based apps, including a console, **Rstudio**,​ **XDesktop**,​ and **VSCode**. 
 +**Prvevious Announcements**  
 +  * [[:announce:fall-2020|2021 Announcements]]
-===A personalized docker container=== 
-  * Runing Ubuntu 20.04 
-  * Based on  
-  * **Persistant Data*** ​ 
-    * User's ICS home directory mounted 
-    * Synchornized to openlab directories. ​ 
-  * IDE's 
-    * VSCode 
-    * Rstudio 
-  * Notebooks 
-    * Python 
-    * JavaScript 
-    * Julia  
-    * R 
-  * CLI Tools 
-    * gcc/g++ and debugger 
-    * python3 
-    * R 
-    * Java 
-  * GIT Integration tools 
-  * X Server 
-[[https://​hub.ics.uci.edu|Connect to the ICS Jupyterhub Portal]] 
-[[virtual_environments:​jupyterhub|Follow the project here]] 
-**Last Quarter** ​ 
-  * [[:​announce:​fall-2020|Fall Quarter 2020 Announcements]] 
-  * [[:​projects:​maint-fall-2020|Fall Quarter 2020 Maintenance Schedule]] 
announce/spring-2021.txt · Last modified: 2022/01/07 17:14 by Hans
CC Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 4.0 International
Driven by DokuWiki Recent changes RSS feed Valid CSS Valid XHTML 1.0