GT 4.2.1: WS MDS Index Service


The Index Service collects monitoring and discovery information from Grid resources, and publishes it in a single location; generally, it is expected that a virtual organization will deploy one or more index services which will collect data on all of the Grid resources available within that virtual organization.

The following guides are available for this component:
WS MDS Key Concepts For important general concepts. [pdf]
WS MDS Admin Guide For system administrators and those installing, building and deploying GT. You should already have read the Installation Guide and Quickstart. [pdf]
Index Service Admin Guide Administrative information specific to the Index Service. [pdf]
User's Guide Describes how end-users typically interact with this component. Be sure to also read the GT User Guide for important general information for end-users. [pdf]
Developer's Guide Reference and usage scenarios for developers. [pdf]
Other information available for this component are:
Release Notes What's new with the 4.2.1 release for this component. [pdf]
Public Interface Guide Information for all public interfaces (including APIs, commands, WSDL, etc). Please note this is a subset of information in the Developer's Guide. [pdf]
Quality Profile Information about test coverage reports, etc. [pdf]
WS MDS Migrating Guide Information for migrating to this version if you were using a previous version of GT. [pdf]
All WS MDS Index Service Guides (PDF only)Includes all Index Service guides except Public Interfaces (which is a subset of the Developer's Guide)