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XSEDE Capability Delivery Plan for "CB-09: Access an XSEDE-hosted research data collection from campus"

Use Case CB-09: Access an XSEDE-hosted research data collection from campus

Area: Community Building
URLs: Public, Review

Executive Summary: An XSEDE-allocated researcher needs access to data in an XSEDE-hosted data collection when using a campus resource for analysis and/or visualization.

First CDP: 2018-08-24
Current CDP: 2018-08-24
Current Implementation Status: 
Issues Remaining: 
Time & Effort Summary: 

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.

This capability is currently supported by the following 3 components:
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.