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Documents & Reference

Documents

Document Description
WLCG Document repository The repository for all WLCG documents, reference etc.
Computing Model update (April 2014) Latest update on the WLCG computing model
Technical Design Report (2005) Original design of WLCG from 2005.
User Guide comprehensive overview of the WLCG environment.
Policies and procedures Security for grid computing.

Templates

Powerpoint Posters Other
PowerPoint for WLCG Poster base - white Word doc
  Poster base - black  

Logos

WLCG logos 
(NB. if using non-IE browser, you can preview the logo by hovering over the file title. This provides a preview in the bottom-left of the Repository window).

Tiers & Grid images (2014)

Tiers (as at June 2014)

   

 

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Grid Traffic (realtime snapshot)
 

  • Upload into Google Earth the network link for WLCG; some instructions how are here.
  • Untick all the logos to remove them from the screen. Also go to View and untick toolbar and sidebar
  • Rotate Earth to desired angle, slide time-slider to locate and display interesting traffic
  • File > Save > Save as Image

 

Presentations

Presentations from key project personnel, including archives back to the beginning of LCG.

Papers

Computing for the Large Hadron Collider, Ian Bird. "Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Science", Vol. 61: 99-118, November 2011

Computing Service for LHC: From Clusters to Grids, Les Robertson. Chapter 3 from "From the Web to the Grid and Beyond, Computing Paradigms Driven By High Energy Physics", R. Brun, F. Carminati, G.G.Carminati, eds., Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2012.

Animations

LHC Data processing

Exploration on the Big Data Frontier (TedxCERN)

 

Brochures

2010 Brochure

Past Events

LHC Gridfest

Press Clippings

Some of the significant press articles about WLCG