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ICHEP2012 - 36th International Conference for High Energy Physics

Computing at SuperB

Jul 7, 2012, 2:00 PM
Room 218 (Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre)

Room 218

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Melbourne Australia
Parallel Sessions Track 13. Detectors and Computing for HEP Room 218 - Future Accelerators - Detectors and Computing for HEP - TR14&13


Dr Domenico Del Prete (INFN Napoli (IT))


Developing a computing model for the next generation of Super Flavor Factories, like SuperB and SuperKEKB, present significant challenges. With a nominal luminosity above 10^36 cm^-2 s^-1, we estimate that, after few years of operation, the size of the data sample will be of the order of 500 PB and the amount of CPU required to process it will be close to 5000 KHep-Spec06. The new many and multi core technologies need to be effectively exploited in order to manage very large data set and this has a potential large impact on the computing model for SuperB. In addition, the computing resorces available to SuperB, as is already the case for LHC experiments, will be distributed and accessed through a Grid or eventually a cloud infrastructure and a suite of efficient and reliable tools need to be provided to the users. A dedicated R&D program to explore these issues is in progress and it is presented here.

Primary author

Dr Domenico Del Prete (INFN Napoli (IT))


Alberto Gianoli (Universita di Ferrara (IT)) Alejandro Perez (Laboratoire de l’Accélérateur Linéaire (LAL)) Andrea Di Simone (Universita degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata (IT)) Dr Armando Fella (INFN Pisa) Dr Bruno Santeramo (INFN Bari) Prof. Eleonora Luppi (Univ of Ferrara & INFN Ferrara) Fabrizio Bianchi Dr Francesco Ciaschini (CNAF) Francesco Giacomini (INFN CNAF) Dr Giacinto Donvito (INFN-Bari) Guido Russo (Universita e INFN (IT)) Dr Luca Tomassetti (INFN Ferrara) Marco Corvo (INFN) Dr Matteo Manzali (INFN Ferrara) Dr Matteo Rama (INFN LNF) Paolo Franchini (Universita e INFN) Prof. Roberto Stroili (Univ Padova & INFN Padova) Dr Silvio Pardi (INFN) Dr Stefano Longo (INFN Padova) Dr Steffen Luitz (SLAC)

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