Note: If you’re attempting to use GUIs over SSH and having difficulty, please see this page on X11 Forwarding.
MobaXterm is a very powerful ssh client that has tons of functionality and a built-in X server which allows you to seamlessly use X11 Forwarding.
PuTTY provides support for both shell access and file transfer. If you want FTP-like functionality, also download psftp.exe.
Macintosh OS X
SSH and SCP directly from Terminal via ssh username@hostname. For file transfer, use the command scp, or sftp if you prefer FTP-like functionality. (To find Terminal, open Hard Drive->Applications Folder->Utilities Folder->Terminal)
SSH and SCP directly from a terminal via ssh username@hostname. For file transfer, use the command scp, or sftp if you prefer FTP-like functionality.
Okay, Got it! Now where do I SSH to?
EECS has several systems which you may access from either on or off-campus. You can see a full list of our available servers here.