The Cloud Native Buildpacks project aims to create “Reproducible Builds” of container images. For image creation commands (builder create, buildpack package, build) pack creates container images in a reproducible fashion. “Reproducible” is hard to define but we’ll do so by example and with a few caveats:

Software Bill of Materials

A Software Bill-of-Materials (SBoM) gives you a layer-by-layer view of what’s inside your container in a variety of formats.