Customised ONDA Templates

The Customised ONDA templates, which are free for all users who order an ONDA Virtual Server service,provide:

  • A pre-defined Operating System
  • Pre-configured virtual environments with a number of Software tools already pre-installed. The tools are distributed in accordance to the native licenses: using these tools, users acknowledge the terms and conditions described in the native licenses.

In addition, each template requires an ONDA Virtual server with a minimum storage. Please have a look at the ONDA Virtual Servers page to find the list of available Virtual Servers models and their storage specifications.

Processing

The customised Processing template includes the following specifications:

Operating System:Debian 9
Pre-installed Software tools:
  • Anaconda / Jupyter (start_jupyter.sh)
  • GDAL (bin e python lib)
  • GeoTools
  • Open Java Development Kit
  • QGIS
  • VNC Server
  • xfce4
Minimum Storage requirements:100 GB

Development

The customised Development template includes the following specifications:

Operating System:Debian 9
Pre-installed Software tools:
  • Anaconda / Jupyter (start_jupyter.sh)
  • Apache Maven
  • GCC
  • GDAL (bin e python lib)
  • GeoTools
  • Git
  • Open Java Development Kit
  • QGIS
  • VNC Server
  • xfce4
Minimum Storage requirements:100 GB

Remote Desktop

The customised Remote Desktop is ideal for those users who prefer using a Remote Desktop graphical interface. The template includes the following specifications:

Operating System:Ubuntu 16.04
Pre-installed Software tools:
  • Apache Guacamole
  • aria2
  • Jupyter Notebook
  • Orfeo ToolBox
  • QGIS
  • R v.3.4.3
  • Sen2Cor
  • SNAP 6.0
  • Snaphu
Minimum Storage requirements:200 GB

 

Remote Desktop template – Access procedure

  1. First access only:
    1. Connect to the ONDA Virtual Server with ssh and the downloaded SSH Private Key (see 9.1)
    2. Execute the following command in the terminal:
    3. The user is now requested to chose a password for the Remote Desktop access. Note: if the same command is executed again at a later stage, it allows selecting a new password.
  2. For all subsequent Remote Desktop accesses:
    1. Open a browser
    2. Go to the following URL:
      http://<virtual_server_ip_address>:8080/guacamolewhere:
      <virtual_server_ip_address> is the IP address of the Virtual Server, as shown in the
      ONDA User Portal under Menu > Virtual Servers > IT Console
    3. Enter the following user credentials:
      • name: ondauser
      • password: as previously chosen by the user, with step 1