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PSFC Computer Services

The PSFC Computer Services group provides the infrastructure for all the computer functions at the Center including but not limited to:

Network infrastructure
Cabling, fiber optic highways, bridges, routers, switches, wireless access points.


Internet address assignment and management


Software archives


Windows domain and Linux system and cluster management
Initial system setup, upgrades, software installation and upgrades, service calls and repairs.
Install and maintain workstations, servers, printers, scanners and other peripherals.
User account setup, fees.  Documentation, purchase and maintenance.


Disaster recovery services for servers, and some Macs and PCs
Nightly backups of all servers and CMOD PCs and many other PCs and Macs.
Crashed disk replacement and user file rebuilds for many Macs and PCs.


Network Security and Protection Hover for more information
We maintain an up to date firewall and regular backups of all our important servers and other resources.
The PSFC IT Department provides Anti-Virus, backup services and malware protection for our end users.

MGHPCC Engaging Cluster Information

PSFC Partition on the Engaging Cluster at the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC)

Email Information & Configuration

PSFC Webmail interface: WEBMAIL.PSFC.MIT.EDU  Read your email using a browser. Can also be used to set up a vacation responder, and also mail forwarding.

Email Setup & Configuration Directions

(Access requires your PSFC username and password)

Seting up separate PSFC and MIT emails


Computer & Network Forms and Links

Network and Email Status

PSFC Help Desk Email Address:

Computer Account Request Form

Network Connection Request Form

PSFC Video Conferencing Directions
(Access requires your PSFC username and password)

PSFC Password Change Form

PSFC Wi-Fi Network Information
(Access requires your PSFC username and password)

PSFC Mailing Lists

PSFC VPN (Provides secure access to the PSFC network from the public Internet.)

Network printers at PSFC

MIT IS&T (Includes available software)

PSFC Computer Group Members

Ted Baker (, x2-1795, NW16-234)
Lee Berkowitz (, x3-9665, NW17-276)
Tom Fredian (, x3-7623, NW17-268)
Martin Greenwald (, x3-6053, NW17-207)

Stephen Lane-Walsh (, x4-2855, NW17-264)
Mark London (, x3-8475, NW16-273)
Fernando Santoro (, x3-2254, NW17-280)
Brandon Savage (, x3-7616, NW17-272)
Josh Stillerman (, x3-8176, NW17-268)
Clarence Tucker (, x8-8346, NW17-276, NW21-183)

77 Massachusetts Avenue, NW16, Cambridge, MA 02139,



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