Welcome to Globus!

Globus is a high-performance data-transfer platform. You can use Globus for…

Data transfers between servers in your group.
Data transfers between a server and your laptop.
Sharing data with researchers at other institutions.
Sharing data with the world.
Automate data transfers between any of the above.

Transfers happen unattended, data verification is on by default, and on-the-wire encryption is available.

All of this is available now, for you, for free.


Get Started

If you have a data-sharing problem, or a collaboration problem, our "How Do I…?" page will have a solution!

If you know that you need the Globus client, go directly to our client page.

If you know that you need the Globus server, go directly to our server page.



Read our recent announcements related to the Globus service.

Download Globus Connect Personal 3 for Improved TLS Support

May 10, 2019

Globus Connect Personal version 3 includes a security improvement, and should be downloaded by anyone working with Moderate Risk data. It's an easy upgrade!

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New Globus Packages Improve Security

June 6, 2018

Recent Globus updates improve the security of data transfer and OAuth authentication. Read on for details, and be sure to upgrade your Globus Connect Server installation soon!

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SRCC Hosting Globus Workshop

January 10, 2018

The Globus World Tour two-day workshop is coming to Stanford! Learn about setting up Globus Connect endpoints, and how to automate data transfers using the Globus API. February 8 and 9, 2018.

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