Effective Thursday October 1, BU Linux 5 FTP service point “linst.bu.edu” will retired.  Current package offerings made via bulinux.bu.edu continue to be available and will not be impacted. Visit our TechWeb article for current details.

IS&T supports the use of Linux on servers, desktops, and laptops by providing resources to help build and configure CentOS7.

Getting Started:

Additional Features

  • Allow use of BU licensed software from on-campus CentOS7 systems:
    Submit a service request to access the software file share
  • Facilitate the use of BU login names on your CentOS7 by installing IS&T account management software.
  • Access information on using the previous version of CentOS (CentOS6) at BU

Contact us if you need assistance using these resources.