Cloud services

The following cloud services are available to support research at the LCSB.
They are reserved to LCSB members.




AsperaWEB is an IBM Aspera deployment at the LCSB-University of Luxembourg that supports high-performance end-to-end encrypted data transfer and can handle high data volumes e.g. several tera bytes.

Find more information on our LCSB how-to card.




GitLab is a web-based version control tool based on a Git repository manager. It provides wiki, issue-tracking, continuous integration and deployment pipeline features, using an open-source license.

Find more information on our LCSB how-to card and login to LCSB's GitLab here.




ownCloud is an open-source file sync, share and content collaboration software similar to Dropbox, except that ownCloud is a primarily server software. This allows secure transfer of sensitive data for LCSB staff and collaborators. It is suitable for exchanging small-sized files (up to 1-2 gigabyte).

Read more on our LCSB how-to card and get access to the LCSB ownCloud here.