LAMBDA – Connection

What is Lambda?

Lambda is a Slurm based computational cluster. It is a group of servers that provide computational resources to the faculty’s undergraduate students.

Accessing the LAMBDA Cluster

Note: Lambda is not available from outside the Technion. If you’re working outside the campus, you will need to connect to the Technion’s network via VPN as described here: English | Hebrew

After receiving login permissions, SSH to ‘’:
ssh ‑X
If you’re connected via VPN and you receive an Unknown Host error, use:
ssh -X @

Your username is your username and the password is the same one you use to log in to that account.

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