The Unix timesharing service Socrates runs the Solaris operating system. It is available to all users. All you need to login is your UCL userid and password.
Socrates supports many users concurrently and can be accessed from networked computers in departments and from outside UCL. It is also accessible from WTS via software called Exceed. Software provided on Socrates includes mathematical and statistical packages, text editing and formatting programs, and a variety of programming languages.