Grid Computing an essential tool for discovering the Higgs
06 Jul 2012
CERN announced the discovery of the Higgs in ATLAS and CMS. A summary statement listed the 3 essential tools "the accelerator – the experiments – Grid computing". A significant achievement that BiG Grid can feel proud of. The Netherlands, specifically SARA and Nikhef, provide one of the ATLAS Tier-1 Computing Centers through the BiG Grid project.
Read more on the BiG Grid website.