Executive Summary: A researcher needs access to data from a community data collection when using a campus resource for analysis and/or visualization.
No effort proposed at this time. This use case is fully supported by the listed components, with the exception of data from databases. At this time, we have no plans to support transfers involving data from within databases.
|Component||User facing?||Component’s role in the capability|
|Globus Connect Personal||yes||Researchers, educators, and others who have data on a desktop or laptop computer can install the Globus Connect Personal software to create a data transfer endpoint that can be used with Globus Transfer, XSEDE's managed data transfer service.|
|Globus Connect Server||no||Campus IT adminstrators can install the Globus Connect Server (GCS) software on campus storage systems (shared storage) to create a data transfer endpoint that can be used with Globus Transfer, XSEDE's managed data transfer service.|
|Globus Transfer||yes||The Globus Transfer service provides a managed data transfer service that enables researchers, educators, and others to request transfers between XSEDE resources and campus systems that have Globus Connect Server (GCS) or Globus Connect Personal (GCP) installed on them.|