CERN School of Computing 2012
13-24 August, Uppsala, Sweden

CSC2012 Programme highlights
Organised by CERN in collaboration with eSSENCE and SNIC-UPPMAX at Uppsala University

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Chair-person, Local Organising Committee Ingela Nystroem, Uppsala University


Data Technologies



The Data theme presents the state of the art technologies and options for data storing and management in specially demanding environment. It includes security and authentication aspects relevant to data management. The theme is equally divided between lectures and practical exercise sessions.


Base Technologies



The Base Technologies theme addresses a selection of the most relevant underlying technologies: software development security, advanced networking, computer architecture, performance tuning as well as virtualisation / cloud computing. It also offers a range of practical exercises.


Physics Computing



The Physics Computing theme focuses on informatics topics specific to HEP. After setting-the-scene lectures, it addresses Software Engineering Techniques and Data Analysis. The lecturers come from Croatia, Norway, the USA and the UK to teach theory and organize practical work.

School Director
François Flückiger, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland
Registration is for the entire programme. It is not possible to register for one theme only.


Enquiries and  Correspondence

All enquiries and correspondence related to the School should be addressed to:

Mrs Fabienne Baud-Lavigne

CERN School of Computing

CERN IT Department

CH-1211 Geneva 23


Telephone:  +41 22 767 91 36

Telefax:        +41 22 766 91 25

E-mail:    Computing (dot) school (at) cern (dot) ch


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