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Data Transfer with Globus HA/HIPAA/BAA

An advanced secure version of Globus File Manager with High Assurance HIPAA compliance BAA subscription is deployed on Minerva.


How to login to Globus with

To manage or share your Minerva files with collaborators, visit to login. When prompted for authentication, please use your Mount Sinai school email (eg, for access. If you are sure you have the correct username and password (no VIP), please contact for account activation with authentication services linked to


Minerva Collections Available

After login, in the File Manager tab, search Minerva in the collections. Please use the following two collections to access your files under /sc/arion and your files under home /hpc/users. Watch the owner id be89659c-xxx.


How to Share files with Globus?

Please see step by step instruction for file sharing here.

For more information on “Log In and Transfer Files with Globus”, click here.


About your Globus Connect Personal

Users handling HIPAA/sensitive data on machines running Globus Connect Personal, please check High Assurance in the preference. Please ask to add you to the Globus BAA group subscription.


Globus Plus

For some kinds of data transfer or sharing, you may need Globus Plus. If you need to upgrade your Globus account to Globus Plus, please contact us at to request a Globus Plus invite. See more about “What is Globus Plus? Do I need it?”

The following collection which has no HIPAA subscription setup will retire by June 30 2021.

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