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Technical Requirements

Technical requirements, including confidential data considerations and accessibility. 

This article applies to: Shared File Services


  • CIFS
  • NFS
    • Managed UID/GID space is required for NFS (v3).
      • NFS (v3) “exports” are configured to comply with your managed systems.
      • Can be accessed from Unix servers or desktops.
      • Allowed to store confidential data. (See Security section below.)
  • Accessibility
    • Available only to Ithaca Campus networks or from off-campus locations via VPN. See networks listed under:
      • Cornell Campus Private Networks
      • Cornell Campus Public Networks (Ex. Computer labs)
  • Security

What to use a share for? See Appropriate Uses for Shares.

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 9:27am

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