Welcome to davix documentation

Davix aims to make the task of managing files over HTTP-based protocols simple. It is being developed by the IT-SDC-ID section at CERN, and while the project’s purpose is its use on the CERN grid, the functionality offered is generic.

There is support for the following authentication methods:

  • x509 user certificate
  • VOMS proxy
  • RFC proxy with VOMS extensions support
  • username / password
  • AWS S3 compatible services
  • Microsoft Azure compatible services

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