I had my first contact with CERN during the last
year of my studies in Computer Science at Jaume I university (Spain) when I
spent a year working as a technical student for the IT-UDS group.
After obtaining my degree I returned with a fellowship position and I
am currently working on the development of the INSPIRE services in
collaboration with the other developers in GS-SIS-OA, IT- UDS-CDS and SLAC.
Bringing INSPIRE from its current "beta" version into a full production
system. The main task is to optimise and complete the toolset for the DB
operators to ingest, classify and curate records. This is a crucial step to
switch off the SPIRES system, where curation still happens, and fully deploy
all operational resources in INSPIRE at the four libraries involved in the
process (CERN, DESY, FNAL, SLAC). In my daily work I use Linux and the