Technical Guide - Overview

The Technical Guide for Tapis provides a detailed reference to the primary services in the platform.

  • Sites, Tenancy and Authentication: Complete reference for Tapis authentication.

  • Systems: Registering and working with remote storage and execution resources.

  • Files: Managing data on Tapis systems.

  • Applications: Registering and working with applications.

  • Jobs: Running an application on a system.

  • Meta: Storing and retrieving metadata pertaining to your projects.

  • PgREST: Hosted, HTTP RESTful API to a managed Postrges database instance.

  • Pods: Create long-lived network enabled pods for databases or servers.

  • Streams: Managing streaming data from sensors and other instruments.

  • Actors: Execute containerized functions (“actors”) in response to events or other messages.

  • Security: Securing the digital assets comprising your project.

  • Workflows: Create and execute workflows in the Tapis ecosystem.

  • Resource Sharing: Sharing Tapis resources with colleagues.

  • Tapipy and TapisService: Tapipy and Tapisservice usage, special attributes, and examples for Python development.