JIRA Issue

[#XCI-667] Publish user documentation on how to setup bastion login nodes for virtual clusters

[XCI-667] Publish user documentation on how to setup bastion login nodes for virtual clusters Created: 10/23/2019  Updated: 12/20/2019

Status: Proposed
Project: XSEDE Cyberinfrastructure Integration
Component/s: None
Fix Version/s: PY9 (Sep '19 - Aug '20)

Type: New Feature Priority: Normal
Reporter: JP Navarro Assignee: Unassigned
Resolution: Unresolved Votes: 0

XSEDE Areas:
RACD Execution
XSEDE Priority: 3.5 UREP
Public activity link: https://software.xsede.org/display/xci-667
Use Cases:
IAAS-11: Protect a virtual cluster by creating a bastion host
Use Case Priority: Low
Track status in meeting: no

 Description   

Publish user documentation in the User Portal that explains how to setup a bastion login node to protect a virtual cluster, including:

  • Why a bastion login node can protect a virtual cluster
  • Which cloud resource can run virtual clusters that could use a bastian login node
  • Images that can be used to setup a bastion login node
  • How to configure the bastion login node and the virtual cluster to work together
  • How to disable non-bastion logins to a virtual cluster
  • How to verify that logins to virtual cluster nodes are only available thru the bastion host