GridPP Phase 3

Lead Research Organisation: University of Manchester
Department Name: Physics and Astronomy


We will maintain the Manchester computer farm, and coordinate the whole NorthGrid Tier2 service of similar farms We will provide and maintain security services for GridPP, enabling users to use computers across the grid in a safe way This is a part of the GridPP3 proposal which can be viewad at


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Description Large scale data processing - for the LHC experiments
Exploitation Route Continued processing of LHC data
Sectors Digital/Communication/Information Technologies (including Software)

Description The Grid is acknowledged to have been essential in the icover of the Higgs
First Year Of Impact 2012
Sector Culture, Heritage, Museums and Collections
Impact Types Cultural