Volweb is a Linux-based LAMP server. After creating a Linux account, UT students, staff, and faculty can build websites, compile programs, edit files, and more. Volweb can host content management systems, like WordPress sites using the UT Template, and is accessed by NetID and password. Your Linux account will be available for one year after you leave the university.
Register for Linux
Register an account using your NetID.
Change/Reset Your Password
Visit the OIT Password Management website to change your NetID password.
MySQL is a popular open source SQL database management system. It is often used as a free back-end database for many web and other open source applications. If you're planning to set up WordPress on your Linux server, you will also need to sign up for a MySQL database.
Set up a MySQL account
Setup and configure your MySQL account.
Volspace is a web-based way to access your Unix account. This allows you to send files to your Unix account by logging in over the web. You can also use Unix to host a public-facing website.
Contact the OIT HelpDesk to request an account