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Issue 42: iSGTW 19 September 2007

 Feature - ATLAS: the data chain works

A cosmic ray strikes the earth; a muon particle from the ray penetrates an underground detector. The muon triggers the generation of data.

This data is shot from computer center to computer center—recorded, reconstructed and recorded again—until it reaches its final destination: 160 institutions in 35 countries, and all in a seamless chain.

Impossible? Proven concept. ATLAS has done it. 

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Feature - Countdown to startup

 Coming ready or not: will we be ready for the LHC?
Grid sites worldwide are ramping up for an expected flood of data. 

GridPP recently took a look at the UK’s sites to ask the question: will they be ready?

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Technology - Grid management

 Pegasus invites new communities to saddle up
Workflow system Pegasus recently earned new wings with a share in a US$1.7 million grant.

The funds are earmarked for further improvements in usability and breadth of support.

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Link of the week

Officially known as Cityware, this technology blends Bluetooth with Facebook.

You can now combine information on the “who” and “what” with the “where” of your webby pals.

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Animation of the week

Our evolving universe

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Feature – Army of Women allies with CaBIG for online longitudinal studies

Special Announcement - iSGTW on Holiday

Video of the Week - Learn about LiDAR


NeHC launches social media

PRACE announces third Tier-0 machine

iRODS 2011 User Group Meeting

Jobs in distributed computing


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December 2010

13-18, AGU Fall Meeting

14-16, UCC 2010

17, ICETI 2011 and ICSIT 2011

24, Abstract Submission deadline, EGI User Forum


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11, HPCS 2011 Submission Deadline

11, SPCloud 2011

22, ALENEX11

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