JIRA Issue

[#XCI-382] Document XSEDE certificates for Globus Connect Server Installs

[XCI-382] Document XSEDE certificates for Globus Connect Server Installs Created: 05/09/2018  Updated: 01/09/2019

Status: Closed
Project: XSEDE Cyberinfrastructure Integration
Component/s: None
Fix Version/s: PY7 (Sep '17 - Aug '18)

Type: Task Priority: Major
Reporter: Eric Blau Assignee: Eric Blau
Resolution: Unresolved Votes: 0

Issue Links:
XCI Deliverable
is deliverable of XCI-101 Deliver XSEDE GCS v5.4 deployment an... Closed
XSEDE Priority: -
Public activity link: https://software.xsede.org/display/xci-382
Use Cases:
CAN-02: Managed data transfer, CB-04: Access campus research data from a community resource, CB-09: Access a community data collection from campus, CB-10: Synchronize research data between campus and community resources, DA-02: Prepare data for analysis, DM-01: Create and share a data collection, DM-02: Coordinated computing with a shared data collection, DM-03: Automate data ingestion from a set of sensors or instruments, DM-04: Migrate data to a new resource, SGW-02: Transfer files to and from a community resource, SGW-04: Enable gateway users to transfer files to or from a community resource
Track status in meeting: no





XSEDE SP Software call meeting minutes for 5/7/18

Derek mentioned that the Globus Connect Server creates its own host certificate and was wondering if replacing that with a host certificate issued from an XSEDE trusted CA would still work or cause any problems.

JP said they will check and get back to us. UTK-NICS has a server in this situation and can be used to test procedures for this.


Write XSEDE focused document that describes how to setup a GCS install to use XSEDE host certificates (and thus be usable w/ globus-url-copy).


has most of the info, but doc should be more of a howto than a reference.


There are comments for XCI-382 that can be viewed with XSEDE authentication.