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Jul 4 – 11, 2012
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Australia/Melbourne timezone
ICHEP2012 - 36th International Conference for High Energy Physics

Common Solutions to LHC Computing Problems

Jul 7, 2012, 2:45 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 Ian Fisk (Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (US))


In this presentation we will discuss the process and some examples of the development of common solutions that face the LHC experiments. The LHC experiments have relied on common grid components since the design of the computing models. Recently there have been efforts to develop and support higher-level services that provide solutions to problems common to several experiments. We will discuss the process used to select prospective common solutions, some examples of successful common services, and some planning for future common development activities.

Primary author

Dr Maria Girone (CERN (CH))

Presentation materials