• Grid services in a box: container management in ALICE 

      Storetvedt, Maksim Melnik; Litmaath, Maarten; Betev, Latchezar; Helstrup, Håvard; Hetland, Kristin Fanebust; Kileng, Bjarte (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Virtualization and containers are established tools for providing simplified deployment, elasticity and workflow isolation. These benefits are especially advantageous in containers, which dispense with the resource overhead ...
    • Running ALICE Grid Jobs in Containers: A new approach to job execution for the next generation ALICE Grid framework 

      Storetvedt, Maksim Melnik; Betev, Latchezar; Helstrup, Håvard; Hetland, Kristin Fanebust; Kileng, Bjarte (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      The new JAliEn (Java ALICE Environment) middleware is a Grid framework designed to satisfy the needs of the ALICE experiment for the LHC Run 3, such as providing a high-performance and high-scalability service to cope with ...
    • System simulations for the ALICE ITS detector upgrade 

      Nesbø, Simon Voigt; Alme, Johan; Bonora, Matthias; Giubilato, Piero; Helstrup, Håvard; Lupi, Matteo; Rinella, Gianluca Aglieri; Røhrich, Dieter; Schambach, Joachim; Shahoyan, Ruben; Velure, Arild (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      The ALICE experiment at the CERN LHC will feature several upgrades for Run 3, one of which is a new Inner Tracking System (ITS). The ITS upgrade is currently under development and commissioning, and will be installed during ...