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Guest Transfer

CHPC provides a mechanism for our users to transfer files to and from individuals without CHPC accounts. This service is called guest-transfer.

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  • The guest transfer service is not for repeated events.
  • The guest transfer service is not for long-term data storage.
  • The guest transfer service is not for restricted (PHI/HIPAA/HITECH/FERPA) or sensitive data.
  • The guest transfer service is not for huge data transfers (it's currently restricted to approximately 500 gigabytes5 terabytes).

How do I get a guest account?

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  • The process is completely automatic. You fill out the form, it immediately gives you a guest account.
  • Only CHPC users can create accounts.
  • The person who creates the guest account is responsible for all activity of the guest account
  • This guest account is only usable for the guest transfer service. It provides no access to any other CHPC or University resources.
  • Files are transferred via scp/sftp. Interactive logins are disabled.
  • Files are automatically removed after 30 days90 days (based on last-access time).
  • Files in the guest-transfer service can be read or changed by any other user.
  • Consider using encryption to protect and verify your files.
  • DO NOT USE THIS SERVICE FOR SENSITIVE OR RESTRICTED DATA!

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