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CERN joins a first-of-its-kind global celebration of World Quantum Day

To mark the first anniversary of World Quantum Day, CERN is organising a scientific symposium comprising a series of talks highlighting different areas of the quantum research field

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Computing
05 April, 2022
Computing
Announcement
05 April, 2022

Research and industry unite at 2022 CERN openlab Technical Workshop

CERN openlab brings together IT experts from research and industry to address the computing challenges posed by the LHC’s ambitious upgrade programme

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Computing
31 March, 2022

Computer Security: PhishMS

Clicking on the wrong malicious link or attachment, or disclosing your password in reply to a malicious email or on a fake and nasty CERN single sign-on page, are two major attack vectors for the evil side to infiltrate CERN

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Computing
16 March, 2022
Computing
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16 March, 2022

Computer Security: Vigilance and calmness

Malicious actors are taking advantage of the current global political situation to pursue their criminal deeds

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Computing
24 February, 2022
Computing
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24 February, 2022

Computer Security: Time for a spring clean

Spring has arrived and we would like to encourage you to use your freshly gained energy to review your digital resources

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Computing
10 February, 2022
Computing
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10 February, 2022

7th Geneva Engage Awards honour Indico event platform

The open-source tool Indico, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, has won CERN the “special award for effective and innovative online meetings”

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Computing
08 February, 2022

LHC experiments are stepping up their data processing game

While data processing demand is rocketing for LHC’s Run 3, the four large experiments are increasing their use of GPUs to improve their computing infrastructure

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Computing
03 February, 2022

Computer Security: Supply chain time bombs

Approximately five CERN-registered companies fell victim to a ransomware or extortion attack every single month

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Computing
27 January, 2022
Computing
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27 January, 2022

Skype for Business to be phased out by 30 June 2022

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Computing
25 January, 2022
Computing
Announcement
25 January, 2022

Three-year MALT project comes to a close

At the end of 2021, the three-year MALT project, working to rationalise the provision of software licences at CERN, ended

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Computing
17 January, 2022
Computing
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17 January, 2022