Small to Medium Scale Data Transfers


The MPCDF operates a bunch of different (storage) systems. These systems are different in both capabilities and size. Therefore, the question how to transfer data in and out the MPCDF has a lot of different answers.

On this pages, you will find tools and tutorials about how to transfer data ín and out the MPCDF. Beside this documentation, we are happy to answer individual questions via our Helpdesk System ( If you need individual support, please prepare the following questions in advance:

  • Do you want to transfer data into or out of the MPCDF?

  • Which MPCDF (storage) systems are involved?

  • What is the total size of the data to be transfered?

  • How many files you need to transfer in total?