Disaster Mitigation and Agriculture community
This is the documentation to support the Disaster Mitigation and Agriculture community.
How to get access
Getting access to the EGI infrastructure consists of the following steps:
- Sign-up for an EGI Check-In account.
- Request to join the
vo.environmental.egi.euVirtual Organisation (VO) by visiting the enrollment URL with your EGI Check-In account. The subscription requires approval from the VO Manager. For further information, please check the VO ID card.
- Access the cloud-based resources at CESNET-MCC:
- Horizon OpenStack dashboard
- Project name:
- Project ID:
- Network ID:
- Security Group: ingress traffic to port 22 (SSH) is enabled
How to bring your scientific application to the EGI infrastructure
The official solution to distribute software in the EGI Infrastructure is to use CVMFS, the Software Distribution Service developed to assist High Energy Physics collaborations at CERN. For more details, please refer to the Contend Distribution documentation.
The following alternative solutions for sharing scientific software in the EGI Infrastructure are also available:
- Use the EGI Applications Database (AppDB): either packaging your application in a custom Virtual Machine or uploading a Virtual Appliance.
- Use Docker containers.
How to bring your data to the EGI infrastructure
For managing data, different Data Management services are available in the EGI Infrastructure:
For more information, please see the Data Management section.
How to contribute cloud resources
The steps that an OpenStack cloud provider needs to follow to add resources
to the Disaster Mitigation and Agriculture community
vo.environmental.egi.eu) are available in the
VO Configuration guide for providers.