Scholar Cluster Maintenance

January 5, 2017  8:00am – 5:00pm

The Scholar cluster will be unavailable beginning at Thursday, January 5th, 2017 at 8:00am, for scheduled maintenance. The cluster will return to full production by Thursday, January 5th, 2017 at 5:00pm. This work is being done during the semester recess to avoid interruption of services during ongoing coursework.

During this time, Scholar front-end systems will have their Thinlinc desktop services and related OS configuration overhauled to allow for a more flexible user experience.

UPDATE: The Scholar maintenance is now complete. Please note that the new address for launching Thinlinc graphical remote desktops is:

SSH, Jupyter Hub, and Rstudio remain at their previous destinations at

Originally posted: December 19, 2016  1:25pm

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