# announcements

Maicon Faria

10/22/2021, 6:04 PM
Hello, is there recommendation for deploy Orchest on a HPC environment?


10/22/2021, 6:21 PM
Hi @Maicon Faria. What exactly do you mean with an HPC environment? AWS themselves list EC2 as an HPC service (source) and we do use EC2 for our cloud offering, which has been serving us well. Hope that helps :)

Maicon Faria

10/22/2021, 7:22 PM
I work for on a company it has a HPC cluster on premise. One of our users asked us if we could provide Orchest. We support containers with singularity and I'm looking for a way to bring Orchest to our enviroment.
I don't know if there is a way to provide orchest to several users which does not have root privileges.

Rick Lamers

10/22/2021, 10:15 PM
Perhaps the best way to deploy Orchest in such an HPC environment is to use the “VM-in-container” model. Currently Orchest assumes access to the Docker socket on the container orchestrator host. Would be happy to schedule a call and help you find the best configuration given your use of Singularity.
As a first step you could look at something like