Please fill a form for Zeus account here
It is recommended to install home edition of X-windows emulator MobaXterm on Windows machines to establish SSH connection.
ZEUS can be accessed via ssh from any computer within the Technion Network, using command
ssh email@example.com and applying Technion password.
Please note that text files, transferred from Windows, may contain unprintable characters.
It is recommended to apply dos2unix command to these files.
Running interactive processes and graphical S/W on ZEUS login node is prohibited. To use S/W with GUI and/or Graphical Post-processing
you can login to ZEUS-POST server using command :
ssh firstname.lastname@example.org and applying Technion password.
Portable batch System (PBS) must be used to run jobs on ZEUS (click here for more details)
For help creating PBS scripts you can use PBS script generator
The charges for CPU and GPU usage on ZEUS are 0.015 NIS per core-thread per hour on compute nodes
and 0.18 NIS per GPU card per hour on GPU nodes.
In the beginning of each month users receive the detailed reports on their PBS jobs run during the previous month.
The budget owners receive report, containing the CPU usage values for each user in their group and the total fees for the
previous month (in NIS). They also receive a message with payment instructions.
The up-to-date Zeus usage can be checked by the command “prj_usage“