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Singularity on the cluster

Table of Contents: Introduction Docker vs Singularity Singularity on the cluster Getting existing images onto the cluster Interacting with images Singularity containers as SLURM jobs Building Singularity images References Introduction Containerization of workloads has become popular, particularly using Docker. However, Docker is not suitable for HPC applications due to security reasons. There are a couple of alternatives for HPC containers,…