The Gaia-X portal is a reference architecture to interact with central service functions via an intuitive User Interface. The UI provides mechanisms to interact with core capabilities using API calls. The goal is a consistent user experience for all tasks that can be performed with a specific focus on security and compliance.

The portal provides information on Gaia-X assets and interaction mechanisms for tasks related to the maintenance of theses assets.

Registration Process: Registration of new organisations as participants of Gaia-X. This process provides the steps to identify and authorize becoming a participant. This includes the option to sign up as AISBL members.

Login process: Implementation of a single sign-on mechanism that maps the specifications to the Gaia-X

Account/Profile: Management of participants self description, credential organisation and login history.

System Information (‘More’): Information about Gaia-X, access to support options and a build in self help knowledge base.

Discovery: Convenient search for service offers, datasets and providers with the resolution of complex search queries on the federated catalog. This mechanism is provides on the home screen as well as on any subsequent page providing filtering options.

Self Description: Providing an administration and editing process for the self descriptions of providers, nodes, services and data offers in the federated catalog. Comfortable editing options with plausibility check on data field level.

Dashboard: Configurable display of all active and inactive offers that a participant uses or provides in the Gaia-X system. Monitoring of all information from the service in one central location. Information on the status and availability of the booked or provided services.

Solution Packaging: a composition mechanism for the selection and combination of services into solution packages for the Gaia-X catalog for addressing specific use cases.

Specification document