There are several tools available for copying or transferring your data and files from the Computing centre to another place (or inversely). The choice will be made according your needs in terms of performances, data volume to transfer, facility to use.

To copy files:

  • The cp AFS command.
  • The scp SSH command.

To transfer files:

  • ftp: this command is available only in passive mode from the Centre to outside. All connections coming from the world are refused.
  • gridftp ( in French )
  • sftp .

The tools taking in charge the file transfer:


In case of problems, please submit a ticket at CC-IN2P3 User Support.

  • en/transfert-de-donnees.txt
  • Last modified: 2017/10/03 00:19
  • by Gino MARCHETTI