Executive Summary: A researcher needs to find information about the data analysis resources, applications, and services available to the community. This is a pure discovery process; no data manipulation or analytics are performed.
|Component||User facing?||Component’s role in the capability|
|Information Publishing Framework (IPF)||no||Enables SPs to publish software and service availability information|
|Resource Description Repository (RDR)||no||Manages compute, storage, and visualization resource descriptions|
|Software and Service Availability Repository||no||Manages software and service descriptions and availability information.|
|XSEDE User Portal (XUP)||yes||The front-end user interface to the XSEDE system where end users register with XSEDE, manage their user profile information, request allocations to use XSEDE SP resources, and access documentation about XSEDE resources, software, services, and more.|