User Guides, FAQs and Tutorials

Most CSC guides are available in CSC Docs. In the grid below you can find quick links to some popular guides and links to FAQs and Tutorials.

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From the FAQ section you can find information on how to manage your CSC account and access the services, as well as answers to specific questions about computing, Allas, Pouta etc.

FAQs in CSC Docs »


Tutorials provide step-by-step guides to various common situations related to CSCs computing environment.

Tutorials in CSC Docs »


We offer broad range of training to support you in using our services. We have intensive courses, webinars, workshops and other events that cover topics ranging from the newest technologies to scientific methods and other useful ICT skills. The PRACE Advanced Training Centre at CSC brings world-class, top-quality training in scientific computing to Finland.

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Service Desk

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Phone: +3589 457 2821
Open Monday to Friday from 8.30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Service Desk is the first point of contact whenever you have any issues with or questions about CSC services. CSC's skilled professionals are here for you! 

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Scientific customer panel

CSC receives regular feedback on its services for research through the Scientific Customer Panel. Convening four times a year, the panel plays an important role in the development of CSC's services. The panel tasks also include scientific evaluation of Grand Challenge and DECI applications..

Scientific Customer Panel: Customer Insights and Scientific Evaluations ►