Using Supercell-Storage server for backing up and restoring data from PSC servers
This guide will help you getting started and using the Supercell. If you haven’t already gotten a username/password for PSC systems (eg., Blacklight), you need to do it now. Use the password reset link.
SFTP is the best method to browse the files and create the directory structure you want.
sftp firstname.lastname@example.org Warning: Permanently added the RSA host key for IP address '126.96.36.199' to email@example.com's password: Connected to data.psc.xsede.org. sftp> ls TIL11_FULL sftp> cd TIL11_FULL/ sftp> exit
rsync to sync the directories that you need to keep in sync
rsync -e 'ssh -c aes128-ctr' -avP source_dir firstname.lastname@example.org:target_dir
That’s it! You can retrieve the data anytime by reversing the