Accounts

How do I get a CCR account?
Check out this virtual workshop all about accounts at CCR NOTE: If you're off-campus you will need to connect to UB's VPN service before...
Thu, Sep 30, 2021 at 1:35 PM
Identity Management Portal
The Identity Management Portal (IDM) provides users with an easy to use interface for the following account management tasks: Create a new CCR account, C...
Wed, Aug 11, 2021 at 11:27 AM
Managing SSH Public Keys in the Identity Management Portal
The IDM portal allows users to upload their SSH public key for easy storing of keys on all of CCR's servers.  Once uploaded, the user can logi...
Mon, Aug 2, 2021 at 9:47 AM
Managing Two-factor Authentication with the Identity Management Portal
Watch our short (less than 2 minutes!) video demonstrating this process Or a slightly longer step-by-step demo  HINT:  Both are guaranteed to sav...
Wed, Mar 9, 2022 at 3:47 PM
New Accounts: Next Steps
After creating a new CCR account, there are several additional steps you must take in order to gain access to the systems: 1. Activate your account 2. ...
Thu, Jun 16, 2022 at 3:33 PM
Top 5 Reasons You Can't Login
Our largest number of help tickets and requests for assistance via Slack are about accounts, logging in, or figuring out what access users have.  Here are t...
Tue, Nov 23, 2021 at 2:24 PM
Updating two factor account settings & adding additional devices
Users can add more than one device to generate time based one-time tokens for their CCR account.  We also recommend you use this method when preparing to sw...
Fri, Jun 17, 2022 at 8:11 AM
Using SSH keys in Linux & MacOS
SSH uses key pairs - a safely shareable public key and a private key. What is SSH? SSH key authentication SSH key pairs can be generated with ...
Tue, Feb 1, 2022 at 10:00 AM
What is my CCR username?
 Your CCR username is the same as your UBIT username. If you are not a UB affiliated faculty, staff or student, but have used Globus to create an account, y...
Wed, Sep 12, 2018 at 2:51 PM
Your password will expire in X day(s)
While logging into a CCR server, you get a notice saying: "Your password will expire in 2 day(s)."   Once logged into the s...
Thu, Jan 23, 2020 at 10:33 AM