Szip is an implementation of the extended-Rice lossless compression algorithm. It is provided with the HDF4 and HDF5 software.
To see what versions of szip are available type
module avail szip
To see what other modules are needed, what commands are available and how to get additional help type
module help szip
To use szip, include a command like this in your batch script or interactive session to load the szip module:
module load szip
Be sure you also load any other modules needed, as listed by the
module help szip command.