The Simian Portal Server v2.0.0 is an application written in PHP 8.
The Portal Server has the following main tasks:
- Web based Admin Portal for:
- Configuring deployed applications
- Managing application access
- Managing available front-end versions
- Providing log access
- Web based User Portal for:
- Listing the authorized applications and relevant information
- Deliver "static" content (the generic frontend application versions) to the client browser
- Manage user sessions including:
- Mapping of application instances to the appropriate back-end endpoints
- Data flow
Configurations are stored in a json file and, if applicable, configuration/application specific data in additional supporting files.
No SQL database is required.