Linux central to Higgs Boson discovery, claims physicist

Linux central to Higgs Boson discovery, claims physicist

LONDON -- After Linux was founding wanting over last weekend's leap second server hiatus, some better news - it helped...

July 6th, 2012 John E Dunn

Open-source messaging at (nearly) the speed of light

Open-source messaging at (nearly) the speed of light

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. - Felix Ehm, a member of CERN's beams control group, has always had a curious and scientific bent. "What...

May 18th, 2012 jon gold

Big Bang machine breaks world record

Big Bang machine breaks world record

After a year of technical problems, bad publicity and staggered momentum, the Large Hadron Collider has returned to work with a vengeance.The...

November 30th, 2009 Sharon Gaudin

HPC lab faces enterprise-style management issues

HPC lab faces enterprise-style management issues

Canada’s national laboratory for particle and nuclear physics is running into a problem enterprise IT managers know all too well:...

October 22nd, 2007 Shane Schick

Governments plan data grid projects

Governments plan data grid projects

Some governments and not-for-profit organizations such as hospitals are beginning to look at data grid technology as a means to...

May 29th, 2005 Patrick Thibodeau