Overview and End User's Guide
Part I Overview and End User's Guide
Chapter 1: Quick! I Just Want to ...
This chapter is targeted to people who don't know anything about UPS/UPD but want to get started quickly without having to read very much.
Chapter 2: Overview of UPS and UPD
UPS and UPD are the utilities provided by Fermilab's Computing Division for managing and standardizing software product development, distribution, support and access. This overview chapter describes these utilities briefly, and discusses the reasons for which this particular product methodology was chosen and developed. The chapter also describes:
- features of products maintained and distributed under this system (called UPS products)
- UPS databases
- the UPS software environment
Chapter 3: UPS Operations for the End User
This chapter describes how to get information about UPS products that are installed on a user system and declared to a UPS database, and how to access them.
Last revised May 2014