Operation of the ATLAS Distributed Computing
University of Texas at Arlington,
2 University of Oslo, Norway
3 European Laboratory for Particle Physics (CERN), Switzerland
4 Joseph Stefan Institute, Slovenia
5 Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Germany
6 Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), USA
* e-mail: Ivan.Glushkov@cern.ch
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Published online: 17 September 2019
ATLAS is one of the four experiments collecting data from the proton-proton collisions at the Large Hadron Collider. The offline processing and storage of the data is handled by a custom heterogenous distributed computing system. This paper summarizes some of the challenges and operations-driven solutions introduced in the system.
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