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A collection of 3 posts
Underworld's  lightweight cloud for online classrooms.
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Underworld's lightweight cloud for online classrooms.

One of the most popular cloud services for python / jupyter - based codes is binder (www.mybinder.org) which can transform an online repository into a running instance in the cloud with little effort on the part of the owner of that repository to set it up and no effort
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Underworld and Docker (part 2)
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Underworld and Docker (part 2)

By the way, before you read this post, catch up with how we use docker by reading part 1 Docker allows us to distribute pre-built applications which are hosted in a virtual machine and are therefore platform independent. This simplifies things for us (only one platform we need to support)
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Underworld and Docker (part 1)
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Underworld and Docker (part 1)

While huge improvements in usability have been achieved in Underworld2, the installation process is still unfortunately as painful as ever. This difficulty is in large part due to Underworld's numerous dependencies, and also the multiple platforms we try to support. Compounding this, the legacy of a individual user's machine often