XSEDE Capability Delivery Plan for "IAAS-10: Add a science gateway operator to an API-enabled IaaS allocation"

Use Case IAAS-10: Add a science gateway operator to an API-enabled IaaS allocation

Area: Scientific Computing
URLs: Public, Review

Executive Summary: A researcher needs to be able to add a science gateway operator to his/her API-enabled allocation on an IaaS host. This will allow the researcher to use the gateway as a means for using his/her allocation.

First CDP: 2019-07-17
Current CDP: 2019-07-17
Current Implementation Status: 
Time & Effort Summary: 

This use case is fully supported by the current XSEDE system components listed here. No changes are planned.

Significant Revisions:
  • 2019-07-17 15:42 (current revision)
This capability is currently supported by the following 4 components:
Component User facing? Component’s role in the capability
AMIE no AMIE is the messaging service that transmits changes to projects in the XSEDE central database to the service providers who operate individual resources.
Service Provider IaaS (Cloud) Services no The accounting systems for research services are based on projects. When a service is used, the use is charged against a project.
XSEDE Central Database no The XSEDE central database is where project teams and project membership are defined and stored.
XSEDE User Portal (XUP) yes The XSEDE User Portal (XUP) provides the interface by which project leaders can add and remove team members to the project.