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The Fortress Archive System

The Fortress workshop is for students, staff, and faculty interested in learning about using the Fortress system for storing long term archival material.

Schedule: The Events page will show the next scheduled session.


  • None. New and prospective users welcome! However, the talk is dedicated to use of Fortress from a Research Computing Compute Cluster


  • Use of the hsi and htar commands.
  • Brief description of the tar file format and use
  • Tips for effective integration of Fortress storage with typical cluster workflows