|Helios is one of the School of Computing and Engineering's Webservers, providing space for staff and students within the School. Most new accounts will be setup on its sister server, Selene. They are maintained by the Unix Systems Administrator, within the Technical Support Team|
NETWORK UPGRADE - JANUARY 2018
The network on the 2nd and 3rd floors of Sparck-Jones Building is being upgraded during the 1st week of January 2018
This means that this server will be OFFLINE during this period, and is expected to be down until Friday 5th January.
Please make alternative arrangements to account for this. If you have any issues, please contact SysAdmin
As a current student or member of staff, various resources are available to you, including:
* PHP Scripting
* MySQL / MariaDB database development
* Jsp development using Tomcat
* Version control with Subversion (over on Hermes)
* Java Development
* C / C++ programming
This server is a Linux system, running ubuntu 16.04 LTS 64-bit Server, hosting an Apache 2 server for the provision of web services. Access is via Secure Shell or Secure FTP only - insecure Telnet and FTP are not permitted.
Dave Parker, Unix Systems Administrator