Executive Summary: A service provider or science gateway operator needs to advertise an application or service they make available for use as part of a resource or gateway.
This use case is fully available in the current XSEDE system.
|Component||User facing?||Component’s role in the capability|
|Information Publishing Framework (IPF) tar package||no||Software package available for resource operators, science gateways, and other service providers to install to automatically publish what software and services they make available to users from a local repository.|
|Information Publishing Framework (IPF)||no||Service operated by resource operators, science gateways, and other service providers to automatically publish software and service information.|
|Information Services||yes||Provides web and API access to software an service vendor, description, availability, and status information.|
|Research Software Portal (RSP)||yes||Provides a way for resource operators, science gateways, and other service provider to manually register the software and services they make available to users.|
|Software and Service Availability Repository||yes||Central registry of software and services available across the XSEDE federation|