Depending on how COmanage is deployed, you might or might not need to install it, configure Collaborative Organisations (CO's) and assign the admin role of a CO to someone, like a Principal Investigator (PI). The CO admin can invite members. For every rol, you find documentation below.
Most SCZ users only need to read "Steps for a CO manager like a Principal Investigator".
Apart from the doc on this page, also check out the children pages with example flow configuration to get you started asap. Links to the children-pages can also be found at the bottom of this page.
For people using the hosted SCZ COmanage, this step can be skipped.
But for people that want to completely 'roll their own', including installing COmanage themselves: before you can try COmanage, you need to install it (as long as it is available and does what you need, you can also use the demo environment at https://registry.bbmri-nl.demo.surfconext.nl/ ). If you want to install COmanage:
After all these steps, users should now able to login to your portal, as was shown in the video (if the video doesn't start playing, try opening it full-screen via the icon in the top right corner. The cow-sound at the start of the video is related to the name of the company involved in work on COmanage, Spherical Cow Group of which the name is based on the usage of spherical cow, a humorous metaphor for highly simplified scientific models of complex real life phenomena):
If you want more info, including how COmanage can play a role in different scenario's, available plugin-options and integration with a more feature rich group supplier like Grouper, access the COmanage Administrative Manual at https://spaces.internet2.edu/display/COmanage/COmanage+Administrative+Manual , or the Technical Manual at https://spaces.internet2.edu/display/COmanage/COmanage+Technical+Manual .
COmanage demo environment: https://registry.bbmri-nl.demo.surfconext.nl/