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Information about software packages installed on the ICHEC systems.

SZIP Compression Libraries

Versions Installed

Fionn: 2.1


Szip compression software provides lossless compression of scientific data. It is implemented within HDF5.


SZIP distributed with HDF products is free for non-commercial use; commercial licenses are available for commercial users who wish to distribute an Szip-based software product. For details check the "License terms" section under .



Additional Notes

To use the Szip on Fionn, load the relevant environment module:

module load libs szip/intel/2.1

Further information can be obtained at http://www.compressconsult.com/szip/.

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