Executive Summary: An XSEDE community member needs to update the public record of specific system information so that others can find and use the information. Several specific examples of this general need follow. (a) An XCI staff member needs to revise/update the known use cases. (b) An XCI staff member needs to publish the degree to which use cases are/are not satisfied. (c) An XCI staff member needs to publish which use cases XCI is currently working on. (d) A software provider needs to add/update information about their software. (e) A service provider needs to add/update availability of a service.
|Component||User facing?||Component’s role in the capability|
|Globus Auth||yes||Provides the ability for the user to authenticate to the RSP using XSEDE-accepted credentials (including federated identity providers) in order to manually enter capability information.|
|Information Publishing Framework (IPF)||no||The Information Publishing Framework enables Service Providers (SPs) to publish which software and services they currently operate to provide the capabilities described in use cases.|
|Research Software Portal (RSP)||yes||Navigate to “User Requirements and Use Cases” to explore Use Cases and Capability Delivery Plans (CDPs); or Navigate to “Installable Software” or “Operational Software” to view software that can be deployed and software/services that are already deployed and ready-to-use.|
|XSEDE User Portal (XUP)||yes||Navigate to “Resource -> Software” to view XSEDE offered software; or Navigate to “User Services -> Documentation -> User Guides” to view XSEDE offered services|