OSC Workshop: Containers for Research Computing

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

BALE Theatre, Ohio Supercomputer Center

1224 Kinnear Rd.

Columbus OH 43212




The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) is pleased to announce an introductory workshop on Containers for Research Computing to be held on May 14, 2019 at 1pm in BALE Theatre at OSC. 

Information on getting to OSC can be found here: https://www.osc.edu/about/visitOSC

This workshop will provide an introduction to using containers for research computing at OSC, including Singularity and Docker. 


Topics will include:

  • Overview of Containers
  • How to build your own software environments
  • Reproducible data and publication


To participate in the hands-on exercises, participants are required to bring their own laptops.

Who Should Attend

Current or prospective OSC users who are involved in the development of software for scientific computing.


Some familiarity with OSC HPC resources will be helpful but not required

Method of Delivery

Presentation and Hands-on exercises. The exercises and slides can be accessed here: https://github.com/ZQyou/osc_container_tutorial


Registration closed

Webex Information

Join the meeting

Meeting number (access code): 647 327 034 

Additional Information

Contact oschelp@osc.edu(link sends e-mail) with questions.