User ManualSubmitted by admin on Thu, 11/17/2016 - 15:03
IMPORTANT NOTE: Substantial part of the user manual is acknowledged to be currently out of date. We will soon update and improve the content herein.
The pre-release version of the portal exposes a first set of functionalities and processes that can be run on a growing set of data. In this initial phase the platform can leverage a limited amount of resources and data: in the upcoming releases both the data and the resources will be increased.
The first version of Forestry-TEP provides a limited amount of resources to the users, namely in terms of computing power the platform exposes:
- RAM : 64 GB
- CPU : 16 vCPUs (2.60Ghz)
- Storage : 4 TB
Note : In this pre-release version, dynamical allocation of resources and enforcing of user quotas is still being consolidated: to ensure fair use of the platform users are requested not to use more than 500 Gb of storage and to avoid running more than one processing at a time.
To help users understand the capabilities of F-TEP and to perform various common tasks, the following tutorials have been prepared:
- Accessing F-TEP & Creating an account
- Accessing & Exploring the F-TEP Explorer Page
- Searching for data & Visualizing results
- Creating and Managing Databaskets
- Running a service
F-TEP will provide a number of end-to-end processors and GUI applications to allow users to fully explore and use the available data. These include:
- GUI Applications:
To develop processing services on the platform - for himself or to be shared - the user needs to request an elevated user role, by sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Then the user can proceed to developing services with guidance from the following tutorial: