Jarp is active in the CERN openlab, a joint collaboration with leading
industrial partners in order to assess cutting-edge information technology
for the Large Hadron Collider’s Computing Grid.
He has been working in computing at
CERN for well over 30 years and has held various managerial and technical
positions promoting advanced but cost-effective computing solutions for the
Laboratory. In 2001-02 he spent a
sabbatical year in HP Labs (Palo
Inside openlab, his main focus is currently compilers and platform
optimization as well as virtualization and Grid middleware. S.
Jarp holds a degree in Theoretical Physics from the
University of Science and Technology