Large Hadron Collider
Jun 18, 2019

CERN ditches Microsoft for open source

The Large Hadron particle collider operator says no to Microsoft's licensing fees increase.

Jun 18, 2018

Revamped collider to shine light on physics

Europe's physics research centre CERN launches an upgrade of its Large Hadron Collider, to address new questions in fundamental physics.


FM, manufacturing and fleet pain points revealed in poll

Enter technology, which (if used correctly) can offer reliable solutions, turning pain points into profit areas, says Softworx.

Jul 17, 2017

SKA, CERN ink massive big data deal

Two of the largest scientific entities in the world collaborate on handling the vast amounts of data they will generate.


Network boost for world's largest physics lab

The European Organisation for Nuclear Research upgrades its wireless network with Aruba Networks' access points and controllers.

May 10, 2017

New particle accelerator may help doctors, art sleuths

The new CERN particle accelerator is expected to spawn portable accelerators to help doctors treat cancer patients and experts analyse artwork.


NetApp ONTAP 9 simplifies transition to hybrid cloud

With ONTAP 9 software, enterprises can incorporate cloud and software-defined architectures to build a data fabric foundation across on-premises resources.

Sep 30, 2015

Homo Naledi and our common heritage

With every advancement in the technology used to study the past, ICT provides the basis for historic discoveries, says the Information Technology Association of SA.

Jun 4, 2015

'Big bang' project gets going again

The Large Hadron Collider starts delivering data after 27 months of re-commissioning.

May 29, 2015

SA cracks international science nod

Local researchers will benefit from the country officially joining the world's largest supercomputing grid.

May 8, 2015

SA crunches into the collider data grid

South Africa has joined the computing grid for the largest particle accelerator in the world, the Large Hadron Collider.

Jan 16, 2015

Software AG improves real-time data for CERN

BigMemory has helped provide maximum support system availability since the launch of Control and Monitoring Platform.