Penn State Erie Computer Center

 

Penn State Erie Private Cloud Services


 

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What is Penn State Erie’s Private Cloud?

 

Penn State Erie’s private cloud services offer a more cost effective and secure way to provide a variety of services from both on campus and off campus.(PC, tablet, iPad, MAC, Android).  Below is a brief summary of cloud service benefits for Departments, Faculty, and Students.

 

Departments

     Data is protected within the Penn State network (limits financial liability for lost data on laptops or other devices)

     Recoverable system and data from (daily) onsite Erie backups

     Collaborative data resources for departments, faculty, students, and projects

       Reduced software licensing costs

       Penn State Box connectivity 

 

Faculty

     Your own secure personal desktop available from anywhere (on campus or off campus) via any device (PC, MAC, tablet, iPad, Android)

     Remotely accessible lab environment

     Offsite class instruction

     Hybrid course instruction

     Remotely accessible Penn State and personal data (Pdrive)

     High performance system availability for projects and analysis

     Available instructional servers for class use

     Recoverable system and data from (daily) onsite Erie backups

     Collaborative data services for projects and research

     Latest software and operating system testing

     Access to Penn State network without VPN

       Penn State Box connectivity 

 

Students

     Remotely accessible lab environment (PC, MAC, tablet, iPad, Android)

      Remotely accessible Penn State and personal data (Pdrive)
Penn State Box connectivity 

Faculty Remote Desktop & VDI Services       Remote Lab