May 26, 2021
Secure Access, Rumba VPN
https://en.huca.huji.ac.il/rumba VPN service that allows access to university computation services without the need for a preliminary installation. It also miniimizes network overloadand causes fewer disconnections.
Rumba allows for staff administrative to connect to administrative programs and access network personal and shared drives ( CC | EKMD). It also allows for students and lecturers to connect to public computers.
Rumba s also more convievient for you use of the vitrual computer system Myplace.huji.ac.il, the system that replaced Corona systems (administrative software) and MyDesktop server that was used for work on public computers.
In order to use MyPlace you will need to connect using your AD username and password, the account that is used for using public computers (CC or EKMD)
To use Rumba your will need to use your RA account.
In additon, for systems that are more sensitive, users need to authenticate with a One Time Password card. Administrative staff without a OTP card can authenticate using a one time password via SMS. It is possible to connect to each service individually.
Programs which can be accessed from Home without VPN -
Teams discussion groups
Access to Databases via OpenAthens
Online teaching and learning:
- Connecting to Moodle- Information and guides appear on the Moodle homepage.
- Information for lecturers and question and answer forum (in hebrew)
- Information for students in the Moodle course number 129.
- Accessibility - Alma-Reader -University oral reading software that reads both Hebrew and English. - Orally reads WORD and PDF documents, email messages and websites while allowing for the control of reading speed and voice type. It provides an option to save text as a MP3 audio file for future listening.
Academic Software for Students and Faculty
In addition to virtual machines, students can download the following software packages to their personal computers: Office 365, SPSS, Matlab, ARC GIS, and Mathematica. Faculty can purchase these programs via the Microshop.
For WhatsApp Enter the following number as a contact: 052-588-6733.
- Business hours Sunday-Thursday between 08:00-20:00