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<div class="seealso">Quick links to the account creation forms:  
 
<div class="seealso">Quick links to the account creation forms:  
 
* for '''academics in France''': [[Special:G5KRequestAccountUMS|CLICK HERE]]  
 
* for '''academics in France''': [[Special:G5KRequestAccountUMS|CLICK HERE]]  
* for '''candidates to the Open Access program''': [https://www.grid5000.fr/w/Special:G5KRequestAccountUMS?openaccess CLICK HERE]</div>
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* for '''candidates to the Open Access program''': [https://www.grid5000.fr/w/Special:G5KRequestAccountUMS?openaccess CLICK HERE]
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Explanation below.</div>
  
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{{Note|text=If you already had a Grid'5000 account but cannot figure out the login or password, please use the [[Special:G5KChangePassword|password reset form]] and provide the email which is associated to your Grid'5000 account. Otherwise, contact [mailto:support-staff@lists.grid5000.fr support-staff@lists.grid5000.fr] (more info [[User_Management_Service_documentation#Returning_to_Grid.275000_.E2.86.92_retrieving_a_former_account|here]]).}}
 
== General conditions ==
 
== General conditions ==
 
To get an account, you must '''justify of a use of Grid'5000 for its intended purposes'''.
 
To get an account, you must '''justify of a use of Grid'5000 for its intended purposes'''.
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<q>'''''Grid'5000 is a scientific instrument supporting experiment-driven research in all areas of computer science, with a focus on distributed computing, high performance computing, big data and networking. Its use should lead to results or contribute to education in this area.'''''</q>
 
<q>'''''Grid'5000 is a scientific instrument supporting experiment-driven research in all areas of computer science, with a focus on distributed computing, high performance computing, big data and networking. Its use should lead to results or contribute to education in this area.'''''</q>
  
== Policy for '''academics from France''' ==
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== Policy for '''academics in France''' ==
For all academics in France whose work is compatible with the usage policy, accounts can be requested after having ''read'' and ''accepted'' '''''[[Grid5000:UsagePolicy|Grid'5000's usage policy]]''''' using the following '''[[Special:G5KRequestAccountUMS|FORM]]'''.
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For all academics in France (including students) whose work is compatible with the usage policy, accounts can be requested after having ''read'' and ''accepted'' '''''[[Grid5000:UsagePolicy|Grid'5000's usage policy]]''''' using:
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{|
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|bgcolor="#ffffff" valign="top" style="border:1px solid #cccccc;padding:1em;padding-top:0.5em;"|
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'''[[Special:G5KRequestAccountUMS|the FORM for academics in France]]'''
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Please contact the '''[[Team#Sites_Committee_.28Comit.C3.A9_des_responsables_de_sites.29|person responsible for the site nearest to you]]''' before submitting a request if he does not know you, as he will have to accept your request and he will receive account management and accounting mails related to your usage of Grid'5000.
 
Please contact the '''[[Team#Sites_Committee_.28Comit.C3.A9_des_responsables_de_sites.29|person responsible for the site nearest to you]]''' before submitting a request if he does not know you, as he will have to accept your request and he will receive account management and accounting mails related to your usage of Grid'5000.
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== Policy for '''academics outside of France''' and/or '''non-academics''' ==
 
== Policy for '''academics outside of France''' and/or '''non-academics''' ==
=== For Researchers ===
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=== For Researchers outside of France ===
* Grid'5000 is funded by institutions such as Inria, CNRS, and many universities. Access to Grid'5000 is available to members of contributing institutions, and can be extended to their active collaborators and to selected outstanding research projects. if you have an active formal collaboration with academic researchers from France (e.g. via a European project), you may be able to get an regular account thanks to them. Ask your French collaborators for details.
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* Grid'5000 is funded by institutions such as Inria, CNRS, and many universities. Access to Grid'5000 is available to members of contributing institutions, and can be extended to their active collaborators and to selected outstanding research projects. '''If you have an active formal collaboration with academic researchers from France (e.g. via a European project) or a special agreement, you may be able to get an regular account thanks to it'''. Ask your French collaborators or local Grid'5000 representative for details in order to use the form provided above, '''NOT the open-access one below'''.
* If you '''do not''' have an active collaboration with academic researchers from France, you can request an account through the Open Access [[Special:G5KRequestOpenAccess|'''FORM''']].
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* If you '''do not''' have an active collaboration or agreement with academic researchers from France, you can request an account with:
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{|
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|bgcolor="#ffffff" valign="top" style="border:1px solid #cccccc;padding:1em;padding-top:0.5em;"|
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'''[https://www.grid5000.fr/w/Special:G5KRequestAccountUMS?openaccess the Open Access FORM]'''
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{{Note|text=
 
{{Note|text=
 
'''''About the Open Access program conditions'''''
 
'''''About the Open Access program conditions'''''
* The 'Open Access' program enables researchers to get a Grid'5000 account valid for two months.
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* The 'Open Access' program enables researchers to get a Grid'5000 account valid for two months, with some other restrictions.
 
* At the end of this period, the user must submit a report explaining its use of Grid'5000 to [mailto:open-access@lists.grid5000.fr open-access@lists.grid5000.fr], and (possibly) apply for renewal.}}
 
* At the end of this period, the user must submit a report explaining its use of Grid'5000 to [mailto:open-access@lists.grid5000.fr open-access@lists.grid5000.fr], and (possibly) apply for renewal.}}
  
Open Access accounts currently provide unrestricted access to Grid'5000 (this might be changed in the future). However:
 
* Usage must follow the Grid'5000 Usage Policy
 
* We ask Open Access users not to use OAR's "Advance reservations" for jobs more than 24 hours in the future.
 
 
=== For private companies ===
 
=== For private companies ===
 
* '''Private companies''' interested in providing or using resources may contact one of the [[Team#Executive_board_.28Bureau.29|Grid'5000 executive board members]].
 
* '''Private companies''' interested in providing or using resources may contact one of the [[Team#Executive_board_.28Bureau.29|Grid'5000 executive board members]].

Latest revision as of 11:55, 30 June 2020


Quick links to the account creation forms: Explanation below.
Note.png Note

If you already had a Grid'5000 account but cannot figure out the login or password, please use the password reset form and provide the email which is associated to your Grid'5000 account. Otherwise, contact support-staff@lists.grid5000.fr (more info here).

General conditions

To get an account, you must justify of a use of Grid'5000 for its intended purposes.

The following extract of the Grid'5000 usage policy details these purposes:

Grid'5000 is a scientific instrument supporting experiment-driven research in all areas of computer science, with a focus on distributed computing, high performance computing, big data and networking. Its use should lead to results or contribute to education in this area.

Policy for academics in France

For all academics in France (including students) whose work is compatible with the usage policy, accounts can be requested after having read and accepted Grid'5000's usage policy using:

the FORM for academics in France

Please contact the person responsible for the site nearest to you before submitting a request if he does not know you, as he will have to accept your request and he will receive account management and accounting mails related to your usage of Grid'5000.

In doubt, you can contact the board of directors at resp-sites_gis_g5k AT inria.fr.

Policy for academics outside of France and/or non-academics

For Researchers outside of France

  • Grid'5000 is funded by institutions such as Inria, CNRS, and many universities. Access to Grid'5000 is available to members of contributing institutions, and can be extended to their active collaborators and to selected outstanding research projects. If you have an active formal collaboration with academic researchers from France (e.g. via a European project) or a special agreement, you may be able to get an regular account thanks to it. Ask your French collaborators or local Grid'5000 representative for details in order to use the form provided above, NOT the open-access one below.
  • If you do not have an active collaboration or agreement with academic researchers from France, you can request an account with:

the Open Access FORM

Note.png Note

About the Open Access program conditions

  • The 'Open Access' program enables researchers to get a Grid'5000 account valid for two months, with some other restrictions.
  • At the end of this period, the user must submit a report explaining its use of Grid'5000 to open-access@lists.grid5000.fr, and (possibly) apply for renewal.

For private companies