SCI (Service Center Informatik)
The Service Center Informatik (SCI) is a central IT facility of the Department of Computer Science. Our primary goal is - the students, the dean's office and the working groups to provide the best possible technical infrastructure in order to ensure efficient and to ensure smooth teaching and research operations.
Current: Request accounts
Please use our account management platform accounts.cs.uni-kl.de to apply for new accounts or change passwords of existing accounts.
News: Overview e-learning tools
Here you will find an overview and tips on the tools and platforms for e-learing currently offered by SCI, RHRK and VCRP.
New at SCI:
News: Restriction due to corona measures
Due to further limited presence on campus only the terminal room 48-211 is opened under conditions and the service point is only open irregularly.
For face-to-face events, please use the webapp intake provided by RHRK for contact tracking.
News: Opening of Terminal Room 48-211
Due to continued limited presence operations on campus, SCI's Terminal Room 48-211 will be open on a limited basis.
|Where?||Building 48 Terminal Room 211|
|When?||open Tues - Thurs between 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. by appointment only|
|Who?||students of the computer science department|
|How?||Contact registration with INTAKE|
|Rules?||3G, AHA and the rules of Uni-Kaiserslautern.|
Terminals and terminal rooms
Via one of the over 80 Terminals, which are exclusively available to computer science students, you can log on to our server clusters at any time.
Remote connection: "anytime from everywhere"
remote connection you can access most of our systems and services anytime from anywhere via the Internet.
Our terminal rooms are currently not accessible due to corona containment measures. Please use our possibilities to access our systems from home.
There are numerous access combinations available to you.
Server-ClusterServer-Cluster via our terminals and via remote access from your own computers.
In total, up to one terabyte of RAM and hundreds of processors are at your disposal, with whose support you can solve even the most complex and computationally intensive tasks. By using the latest virtualization technologies, we are able to allocate resources efficiently.
E-Mail and storage space
As a computer science student you have a free monthly printing quota. You can send your documents directly to a terminal room printer or to our printer pool. For the management and administration of our print service we use the Linux version of Papercut. Whether directly from an application or via a web frontend, you can print your documents from anywhere at any time.
Software on the server systems
On our server systems we offer various Linux-versions from which you can choose.
Depending on the wishes of the teachers of the department, the systems are also configured in such a way that they can be perfectly adapted are cut. A time consuming configuration of your private system is not necessary, so that you can start directly with the solution of your actual task. If a program should be missing, simply contact us or write a email. In most cases the program will be integrated into our software inventory immediately.
Software for own computers
Computer science students can access the
which provides the latest Windows versions and much more free of charge.
Development and hosting and web applications
We host and maintain over 50 websites of the department. Furthermore we develop and operate numerous web services, such as
And much more ...
Of course the above is only a small part of our portfolio. You will find further information on the respective subpages.
Mo 11.10.2021 Uhrzeit und Ort werden noch bekannt gegeben.
Das SCI stellt dem Fachbereich das Audio- (Video-) Conferencing-System Jitsi für Studierende und Mitarbeitende bereit.
Einen Account für die Plattform kann über unsere Account Plattform accounts.cs.uni-kl.de beantragt werden. Ein Account berechtigt Sie Meetings zu erstellen. Weitere Teilnehmer benötigen keinen Account.
Restriction due to corona measures
Due to further limited presence on campus the terminal rooms are still closed for the time and the service point is only open irregularly.
Das SCI stellt den Informatik-Studierenden einen neuen Service zur Erzeugung der SCI- und der CS-Mail Accounts zur Verfügung. Ferner können darüber auch Accounts für die angebotenen Services wie beispielsweise ShareLaTeX oder GitLab erzeugt oder beantragt werden.
Den Selfservice finden Sie unter accounts.informatik.uni-kl.de
Due to the REGULATIONS ON THE OPERATION OF THE TUK WITH MINIMUM ATTENDANCE AT THE CAMPUS from 18.03.2020, both our service point and all terminal rooms will remain closed.
You can still use our login server (tux*) from home.
You can still send us your requests by e-mail or telephone, we will process them as quickly as possible.
Further information on the Corona virus from the university management.