Addons are applications that bring enhanced functionality to the Gateway Desktop. They are directly accessible from the Start menu.

Addons are configured to be accessible by specific teams by the administrator. If you do not have access to addons and you think you should, contact your HPC Gateway administrator.


Cluster Watch

This addon allows the users to query the cluster regularly based on wrapped scripts. It behave just like the watch bash command.

Read the following section.


Remote Terminal

This addon allows the user to

  • open a full-featured bash session on the cluster front end server
  • run interactive scripts

Read the following section.


Viewer

The Viewer addon allows the user to open pictures and videos directly from the cluster.

Read the following section.


Remote Visualization

This addon allows the user to open the remote display of visualization applications.

It will be discussed more extensively in the following section.


Admin Dashboard

This addons allows the administrators to manage :

  • Mount points
  • Scripts

It will be discussed more extensively in the following section.


Process Mapper

The Process Mapper is an add-on that allows the user to create a process of dependent tasks. Basically, it is an editor to:

  • Set conditions between tasks
  • Link variables between tasks
  • Build extendable workflows

It will be discussed more extensively in the following section.


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