National Institute of Technology Rourkela

राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान राउरकेला

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An Institute of National Importance


HPC (Sankha) and HPC (Jamuna) are the two High Performance Computing Cluster facility of NIT, Rourkela providing parallel computing facility for various scientific and research applications.
All NITR faculties and their research group provided their account request form is approved by their department HOD/Guide and Head, CIC.
Linux is an open-source operating system that is similar to UNIX. It is widely used in High Perfor-mance Computing.
There are also many tutorials available on the web which can be a good starting point.
Secure Shell (SSH) is a program to log into another computer over a network, to execute com-mands in a remote machine, and to move files from one machine to another. It provides strong authentication and secure communications over insecure channels. SSH provides secure X connec-tions and secure forwarding of arbitrary TCP connections.
No. Any student graduated his/her account will be deleted in 1 month.
No. You cannot share login credential details.
You can contact the server administrator at the Data Centre or send a change password re-quest email to
Share your old and new IPs by email to