Data Processing and Computing Centre

Please turn to the Opens external link in new windowData Processing and Computing Centre for help when experiencing technical problems during your studies.

Opens external link in new windowFileserver
Every student of the environmental campus Birkenfeld has a personalised folder on the data server “fileserver” provided by the computing centre at their disposal. Teaching staff have a separate folder each in which to keep their teaching materials of their lectures to share with students.

Opens external link in new windowVPN
To be able to use the resources of the university while away from the campus you need to establish a VPN-connection. The installation of the Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Clients enables the VPN-connection and with it a remote access to all university resources.

Operating systems Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Android and iOS are supported.

Opens external link in new windowWebmail
Microsoft Exchange offers e-mail services, personnel and group calendars as well as options to organise group contacts and group address lists.
Important notifications by the university are also sent via this service. To contact fellow students or personnel simply enter their name in the address line of the e-mail header, the appropriate e-mail address will be added automatically.

Opens external link in new windowWLAN
Mobile internet access through wireless local area network (WLAN) is possible on the entire campus. Instructions on how to connect to the WLAN-network for the operating systems Opens external link in new windowWindows, Opens external link in new windowMac OSOpens external link in new windowiOS, Opens external link in new windowAndroid and Opens external link in new windowWindows Phone can be found here.