{"__v":18,"_id":"560457a6188994170059ce87","category":{"__v":12,"_id":"5604570090ee490d00440551","pages":["56045766e5102a0d0070f96e","560457748d58900d0051eb38","560457968d58900d0051eb3a","560457a6188994170059ce87","560457b38d58900d0051eb3c","564270918c503f17002d6a1c","5642723db0dc090d00f884f1","56427319b0dc090d00f884f5","5667254066debc1700503f33","56d06ccd167e1e1b00807973","56d48956de40c70b00823e6a","56d82004c83c5f0b00d28721"],"project":"55faf11ba62ba1170021a9a7","version":"55faf11ba62ba1170021a9aa","sync":{"url":"","isSync":false},"reference":false,"createdAt":"2015-09-24T20:03:12.010Z","from_sync":false,"order":3,"slug":"manage-an-analysis-environment","title":"MANAGE AN ANALYSIS ENVIRONMENT"},"parentDoc":null,"project":"55faf11ba62ba1170021a9a7","user":"554290cd6592e60d00027d17","version":{"__v":37,"_id":"55faf11ba62ba1170021a9aa","project":"55faf11ba62ba1170021a9a7","createdAt":"2015-09-17T16:58:03.490Z","releaseDate":"2015-09-17T16:58:03.490Z","categories":["55faf11ca62ba1170021a9ab","55faf8f4d0e22017005b8272","55faf91aa62ba1170021a9b5","55faf929a8a7770d00c2c0bd","55faf932a8a7770d00c2c0bf","55faf94b17b9d00d00969f47","55faf958d0e22017005b8274","55faf95fa8a7770d00c2c0c0","55faf96917b9d00d00969f48","55faf970a8a7770d00c2c0c1","55faf98c825d5f19001fa3a6","55faf99aa62ba1170021a9b8","55faf99fa62ba1170021a9b9","55faf9aa17b9d00d00969f49","55faf9b6a8a7770d00c2c0c3","55faf9bda62ba1170021a9ba","5604570090ee490d00440551","5637e8b2fbe1c50d008cb078","5649bb624fa1460d00780add","5671974d1b6b730d008b4823","5671979d60c8e70d006c9760","568e8eef70ca1f0d0035808e","56d0a2081ecc471500f1795e","56d4a0adde40c70b00823ea3","56d96b03dd90610b00270849","56fbb83d8f21c817002af880","573c811bee2b3b2200422be1","576bc92afb62dd20001cda85","5771811e27a5c20e00030dcd","5785191af3a10c0e009b75b0","57bdf84d5d48411900cd8dc0","57ff5c5dc135231700aed806","5804caf792398f0f00e77521","58458b4fba4f1c0f009692bb","586d3c287c6b5b2300c05055","58ef66d88646742f009a0216","58f5d52d7891630f00fe4e77"],"is_deprecated":false,"is_hidden":false,"is_beta":true,"is_stable":true,"codename":"","version_clean":"1.0.0","version":"1.0"},"updates":[],"next":{"pages":[],"description":""},"createdAt":"2015-09-24T20:05:58.514Z","link_external":false,"link_url":"","githubsync":"","sync_unique":"","hidden":false,"api":{"results":{"codes":[]},"settings":"","auth":"required","params":[],"url":""},"isReference":false,"order":4,"body":"Project administrators can change the basic information and the billing group of a project. To access project settings, [select the project ](doc:view-a-project) select the project you wish to change and go to the **Settings** tab.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"caption\": \"The Settings Tab\",\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/P4phTRHmRw6IuyAbHtyz_Settings%20Tab.jpg\",\n        \"Settings Tab.jpg\",\n        \"743\",\n        \"95\",\n        \"#4774b3\",\n        \"\"\n      ],\n      \"border\": true\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n##Review and change the basic information about a project\n\nYou can access a project's basic information, such as the project name, its creator, and the date of creation from **Settings** tab. To update the project name and description, click the pencil icon. 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The **short name** is used as an ID to refer to the project when using the API, and also appears in the URL for the project, which is used to access it in your web browser.\"\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"caption\": \"Review and change the basic information about a project\",\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/cjRWp799SUy5a3dSagHe_basic%20information.jpg\",\n        \"basic information.jpg\",\n        \"1017\",\n        \"469\",\n        \"#2f4d63\",\n        \"\"\n      ],\n      \"border\": true\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n##Change a project's billing group\n\nTo change or create a billing group, click the drop-down **Billing Group** menu.\n[block:callout]\n{\n  \"type\": \"success\",\n  \"body\": \"Your CGC account comes with <a href=\\\"https://aws.amazon.com/\\\" target=\\\"blank\\\">Amazon Web Services (AWS)</a> computation and storage credits. You can learn more about getting more credits on CGC [here](http://docs.cancergenomicscloud.org/docs/credits).\",\n  \"title\": \"AWS computation and storage credits\"\n}\n[/block]\n##Increase the security of a project\nYour project resources are only available to you and the other CGC users you invited as project members. \n\nAll projects on the CGC are encrypted on disc and in transfer. Each task is launched in a dedicated computation instance. This environment is only used to host data and run apps required by the initiating task.\n\nYou can allow CGC team members to access your task if you need support. To do this, make sure that the project that the task is in is not locked down. Locking down a project prevents any CGC team member from viewing any information about the task.\n\nTo lock down your project, click on **Projects** on the main dashboard, select the project whose security you wish to modify, and go to the **Settings** tab. Then, select **Lock down the execution environment** under **Project Security**.\n[block:callout]\n{\n  \"type\": \"warning\",\n  \"body\": \"Locking down a project significantly limits the amount of support the CGC team can provide for tasks within the locked project.\",\n  \"title\": \"Project support\"\n}\n[/block]","excerpt":"","slug":"modify-project-settings","type":"basic","title":"Modify project settings"}

Modify project settings


Project administrators can change the basic information and the billing group of a project. To access project settings, [select the project ](doc:view-a-project) select the project you wish to change and go to the **Settings** tab. [block:image] { "images": [ { "caption": "The Settings Tab", "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/P4phTRHmRw6IuyAbHtyz_Settings%20Tab.jpg", "Settings Tab.jpg", "743", "95", "#4774b3", "" ], "border": true } ] } [/block] ##Review and change the basic information about a project You can access a project's basic information, such as the project name, its creator, and the date of creation from **Settings** tab. To update the project name and description, click the pencil icon. To keep the change, click the check mark. [block:callout] { "type": "success", "title": "Change a project's name", "body": "Your project will be assigned a [**short name**](the-cgc-api#section-project-short-names) based on the name that you give it. While you may re-name your project from the project [**Settings**](modify-project-settings), you cannot change **short name** after your project is created. The **short name** is used as an ID to refer to the project when using the API, and also appears in the URL for the project, which is used to access it in your web browser." } [/block] [block:image] { "images": [ { "caption": "Review and change the basic information about a project", "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/cjRWp799SUy5a3dSagHe_basic%20information.jpg", "basic information.jpg", "1017", "469", "#2f4d63", "" ], "border": true } ] } [/block] ##Change a project's billing group To change or create a billing group, click the drop-down **Billing Group** menu. [block:callout] { "type": "success", "body": "Your CGC account comes with <a href=\"https://aws.amazon.com/\" target=\"blank\">Amazon Web Services (AWS)</a> computation and storage credits. You can learn more about getting more credits on CGC [here](http://docs.cancergenomicscloud.org/docs/credits).", "title": "AWS computation and storage credits" } [/block] ##Increase the security of a project Your project resources are only available to you and the other CGC users you invited as project members. All projects on the CGC are encrypted on disc and in transfer. Each task is launched in a dedicated computation instance. This environment is only used to host data and run apps required by the initiating task. You can allow CGC team members to access your task if you need support. To do this, make sure that the project that the task is in is not locked down. Locking down a project prevents any CGC team member from viewing any information about the task. To lock down your project, click on **Projects** on the main dashboard, select the project whose security you wish to modify, and go to the **Settings** tab. Then, select **Lock down the execution environment** under **Project Security**. [block:callout] { "type": "warning", "body": "Locking down a project significantly limits the amount of support the CGC team can provide for tasks within the locked project.", "title": "Project support" } [/block]