Advanced Computing Guides

Detailed information for FAQ topics is available here and on our IDSC ACS Policies

How do I reset my IDSC password?

Via the IDSC (CCS) Portal:
Click on “Login” (upper right menu), then “Reset Password” (under textbox)


The CCS Portal is accessible from secure University of Miami networks only (wired on campus, SecureCanes wireless, or VPN).

How do I access IDSC cluster resources?

Resources on Triton and Pegasus are allocated by project. Contact your PI for access to their project’s resources.

How do I connect to IDSC resources from off-site?

To access IDSC resources while offsite, open a VPN connection first.


IDSC does not administer UM VPN accounts. Support is handled by UMIT for any and all VPN issues:

UMIT VPN Support Contact Information

Call: (305) 284-6565