Versions: [0.5.5]


Download        : docker pull ghcr.io/autamus/zfp
Compressed Size : 27MB


zfp is a compressed number format for multidimensional floating-point and integer arrays. zfp provides compressed-array classes that support high throughput read and write random access to individual array elements. zfp also supports serial and parallel (OpenMP and CUDA) compression of whole arrays.


Pull (Download)

To download the latest version of zfp run,

docker pull ghcr.io/autamus/zfp:latest

or to download a specific version of zfp run,

docker pull ghcr.io/autamus/zfp:0.5.5


To run the container as an application run,

docker run --rm ghcr.io/autamus/zfp zfp --version

or to run the container in an interactive session run,

docker run -it --rm ghcr.io/autamus/zfp bash

Mounting volumes between the container and your machine

To access files from your machine within the zfp container you’ll have to mount them using the -v external/path:internal/path option.

For example,

docker run -v ~/Documents/Data:/Data ghcr.io/autamus/zfp zfp /Data/myData.csv

which will mount the ~/Documents/Data directory on your computer to the /Data directory within the container.


If you’re looking to use this container in an HPC environment we recommend using Singularity-HPC to use the container just as any other module on the cluster. Check out the SHPC zfp container here.