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by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Feb 08, 2007 08:52 AM
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Two Factor Authentication

by throwe last modified Dec 20, 2016 04:54 PM

The Department of Energy (DOE) mandates that all DOE facilities use two factor authentication methods on all gateways into the facility that provide shell access.

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Eric Lançon Named Director of Brookhaven Lab's Scientific Data and Computing Center

Eric Lançon Named Director of Brookhaven Lab's Scientific Data and Computing Center

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Aug 02, 2016 11:12 AM

Eric Lançon, a physicist who has played major roles in computing efforts for the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), has been named Director of the Scientific Data and Computing Center at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory.

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RACF Cited in insideBIGDATA

RACF Cited in insideBIGDATA

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Apr 15, 2016 02:41 PM

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RACF Cited in Physics Today

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Dec 12, 2014 12:13 PM

The RHIC and ATLAS Computing Facility was cited in a Physics Today article on handling large-scale, time-sensitive data from the LHC.

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RCF Cited in BNL RHIC Education Article

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Nov 30, 2012 04:42 PM

The RHIC Computing Facility was cited in a BNL article on the affect of RHIC physics on education and the workforce.

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CERN announces Higgs-like boson

CERN announces Higgs-like boson

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Jul 04, 2012 09:56 AM

CERN researchers announced the confirmation of a boson particle that appears to be the elusive, long-anticipated Higgs boson.

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Higgs boson announcement anticipated

Higgs boson announcement anticipated

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Jul 03, 2012 03:56 PM

CERN is expected to make an announcement related to the discovery of the long-anticipated Higgs boson particle in the early morning of July 4.

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RCF Featured in ISGTW

RCF Featured in ISGTW

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified May 03, 2012 09:13 AM

The RHIC Computing Facility at BNL's RACF was featured in an article by International Science Grid This Week.

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SSO Authentication Change for US ATLAS Pages

SSO Authentication Change for US ATLAS Pages

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified May 02, 2012 09:41 AM

The single sign-on authentication mechanism for US ATLAS pages has been migrated from Webauth to Shibboleth.

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LHC Physics Data at Record 8 TeV

LHC Physics Data at Record 8 TeV

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Apr 05, 2012 11:44 AM

CERN Press Release: LHC physics data taking gets underway at new record collision energy of 8 TeV.

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RACF's ATLAS Activity Featured in NYAS Article

RACF's ATLAS Activity Featured in NYAS Article

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Mar 21, 2012 03:55 PM

BNL's RACF was featured recently in an article by The New York Academy of Sciences Magazine about its ATLAS Tier 1 computing activity.

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Technology Meeting: Oracle StorageTek

Technology Meeting: Oracle StorageTek

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Feb 18, 2011 08:34 AM

Technology meeting hosted by the RACF.

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CERN completes transition to lead-ion running at the LHC

CERN completes transition to lead-ion running at the LHC

by CERN Press Release last modified Nov 08, 2010 10:14 AM

Geneva, 8 November 2010. Four days is all it took for the LHC operations team at CERN to complete the transition from protons to lead ions in the LHC.

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LHC Research Gets Underway

LHC Research Gets Underway

by CERN Press Release last modified Mar 30, 2010 09:31 AM

Geneva, 30 March 2010: beams collided at 7 TeV in the LHC at 13:06 CEST, marking the start of the LHC research programme. Particle physicists around the world are looking forward to a potentially rich harvest of new physics as the LHC begins its first long run at an energy three and a half times higher than previously achieved at a particle accelerator.

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Data-Taking Dress Rehearsal Proves World’s Largest Computing Grid is Ready for LHC Restart

Data-Taking Dress Rehearsal Proves World’s Largest Computing Grid is Ready for LHC Restart

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Jul 01, 2009 10:52 AM

A press release by Brookhaven National Laboratory on its role in the Worldwide Large Hadron Collider (LHC) Computing Grid, and on the results of a recent analysis of data-taking readiness.

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by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Oct 17, 2008 09:05 AM

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CERN LHC Incident Analysis

CERN LHC Incident Analysis

by John S. De Stefano Jr. last modified Oct 17, 2008 08:59 AM

CERN has released a summary report on the analysis of the September 19th incident at the LHC.

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