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XSEDE Capability Delivery Plan for "SPI-07: Enable a research community to install software on a resource"

Use Case SPI-07: Enable a research community to install software on a resource

Area: Community Building
URLs: Review

Executive Summary: A service provider wants to enable research communities to install software on a resource they administer so that the software can be used by the community.

URLs: Public, Source
First CDP: 2018-11-30
Current CDP: 2018-11-30
Current Implementation Status: 
Issues to be Addressed: 
Time & Effort Summary: 

The functionality described in this use case is 90% supported by the operational components listed here.

The effort required for the two currently proposed activities is estimated at 8 hours total, 4 hours per gap.

Significant Revisions:
This capability is currently supported by the following 2 components:
Component User facing? Component’s role in the capability
Community Software Repository (CSR) yes The SP learns that RDR is used to maintain resource information, and that they need to choose whether to support the Community Software Area (CSA) feature on their resource(s).
Resource Description Repository (RDR) yes SP records that a resource offers the CSA feature, and records instructions for the researcher on requesting a CSA and how to advertise software the researcher is making available thru the CSA.