CERN: From an IT Perspective

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  • Derek Mathieson

Tuesday 25th February, 2014

3:40pm to 5:00pm (LMT)

Information technologies, in all its forms, are key to CERN’s activities. In this presentation, Derek will give an overview of the organization’s mission, and highlight some of its ground-breaking activities from the perspective of an IT professional, beginning with the inception of the World Wide Web, to the Worldwide LHC Computing Grid, which provides the resources to store, distribute, and process the ~25 petabytes of data produced annually by the Large Hadron Collider, the world's largest and highest-energy particle accelerator.

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João Silva

Software Engineer @ CERN

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Derek Mathieson

Principal Software Engineer @ CERN

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  • João Silva
  • Francisco Baio Dias

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Portugal Portugal, Lisbon

24th28th February 2014

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Time 3:40pm5:00pm LMT

Date Tue 25th February 2014


Congress Center Auditorium, Instituto Superior Técnico

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