RCS and Computer Science Remote Access Servers

Access to any of these servers is available via SecureCRT, Cygwin, ssh, PuTTY, etc. Use your RCS userid and password for authentication.

A rotary that will connect you to an available remote access server:

  • rcs.rpi.edu

You can also request a specific OS remote access server using one of the following addresses.

  • rcs-ibm.rpi.edu
  • rcs-sun.rpi.edu
  • rcs-linux.rpi.edu

The individual RCS remote access server are

  • rcs-ibm3.rpi.edu
  • rcs-ibm4.rpi.edu
  • rcs-sun3.rpi.edu
  • rcs-sun4.rpi.edu
  • rcs-linux1.rpi.edu
  • rcs-linux2.rpi.edu

Your RCS userid and password will provide access to the FTP server

  • ftp.rpi.edu

If you have an account with Rensselaer's Computer Science department, you can use their remote machines at:

  • ftp.cs.rpi.edu
  • linux.cs.rpi.edu
  • svn2.cs.rpi.edu
  • twiki.cs.rpi.edu

For the most up-to-date information, please refer to the Computer Science department's Lab Manual page.