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The Large Hadron Collider Throws Away More Data Than It Stores [Video]

3 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

You'd think that with a price tag of billions of dollars the LHC would have more storage capacity than it could ever use. But with the machine producing a petabyte of data every second, the researchers simply can't store it all. Mor...
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Tape rescues big data

Technology : Babbage (last year)

WHEN physicists throw the “on” switch on the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), between three and six gigabytes of data spew out of it every second. That is, admittedly, an extreme example. But the flow of data from smaller sources than C... Read Post

How the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) Works [Video]

Technology : Geeks are Sexy (5 years ago)

Here’s a detailed but easy to understand video on how the large hydrogen collider works. Enjoy! Related posts:How the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) Works… For Dummies Large Hadron Collider – Live! Large Hadron Collider Rap Related pos... Read Post

CERN Officially Unveils Its Grid: 100,000 Processors, 15 Petabytes a Year

Technology : ReadWriteWeb (6 years ago)

CERN today officially unveiled the massive computer network that will crunch the enormous amount of data coming from CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC). CERN expects that the LHC will produce around 15 petabytes of data every year. ... Read Post

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