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.
This use case is fully supported by the current XSEDE system components listed here. No changes are planned.
|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.|
|no||The XSEDE central database is where project teams and project membership are defined and stored.|
|yes||The XSEDE User Portal (XUP) provides the interface by which project leaders can add and remove team members to the project.|