Earth Science Collaboratory Requirements

From Federation of Earth Science Information Partners

Top-level Requirements

  1. ESC shall facilitate/manage the discovery, access, and sharing of data with knowledge about data (explicit context and provenance).
  2. ESC shall facilitate/manage the discovery, access, and sharing of tools and services that support scientific experiments.
  3. ESC shall facilitate/manage the discovery, access, and sharing of research process (scientific workflow management).
  4. ESC shall facilitate/manage the discovery, access, and sharing of research results (data/knowledge/interpretation produced).
  5. ESC shall facilitate/manage the mediation between the data, services, and the workflow that coordinates them.

Note: need to decompose these requirements further.