Commit 7a6632fe authored by Ludovic Courtès's avatar Ludovic Courtès

posts: guix-hpc-debuts: Link to the "Software simplified" article.

* posts/guix-hpc-debuts.md: Link to the Nature article about
containers.
parent dfd1f10f
...@@ -72,7 +72,12 @@ results that are published depend in large part on software. ...@@ -72,7 +72,12 @@ results that are published depend in large part on software.
“Look, we have a solution!”, I hear you say. “Just use containers! “Look, we have a solution!”, I hear you say. “Just use containers!
[Docker](https://docker.com), [Singularity](http://singularity.lbl.gov), [Docker](https://docker.com), [Singularity](http://singularity.lbl.gov),
[Shifter](http://www.nersc.gov/research-and-development/user-defined-images/), [Shifter](http://www.nersc.gov/research-and-development/user-defined-images/),
you name it!” It is true that “containers”, or, more accurately, you name it!” “Even Nature
[had an article](http://www.nature.com/news/software-simplified-1.22059)
explaining how containers ‘can boost the reproducibility of data-driven
research’!”
It is true that “containers”, or, more accurately,
[“application bundles”](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Application_bundle), [“application bundles”](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Application_bundle),
solve part of the reproducibility problem. Without them, users would solve part of the reproducibility problem. Without them, users would
build applications by themselves, and, inevitably, their software build applications by themselves, and, inevitably, their software
......
Markdown is supported
0% or
You are about to add 0 people to the discussion. Proceed with caution.
Finish editing this message first!
Please register or to comment