NEWTON – Connection

What is Newton?

Newton is a Slurm based computational cluster. It is a group of servers that provide computational resources to researchers.

Accessing the NEWTON Cluster

  1. Newton 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
  2. User/password for SSH login is from TD-CSF domain , if you not remember , you can change it on AOS password reset system

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

As you don’t have a CS account use to connection your Technion user/password
enter: STAFF\<username>@ 
or from Unix systems: STAFF\\<username>@

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