Question

Can you remove me from the Brown users mailing list?

Answer

Your subscription in the Brown mailing list is tied to your account on Brown. If you are no longer using your account on Brown, your account can be deleted from the My Accounts page. Hover over the resource you wish to remove yourself from and click the red 'X' button. Your account and mailinglist subscription will be removed overnight. Be sure to make a copy of any data you wish to keep first.

How is Brown different from the previous Community Clusters?

  • Each Brown node contains the latest generation of Intel Xeon processor, codenamed Skylake.

Do I need to do anything to my firewall to access Brown?

No firewall changes are needed to access Brown. However, to access data through Network Drives (i.e., CIFS, "Z: Drive"), you must be on a Purdue campus network or connected through VPN.