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Offline mass data processing using online computing resources at HERA-B

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Sánchez,  F.
Division Prof. Dr. Werner Hofmann, MPI for Nuclear Physics, Max Planck Society;

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Hernandez, J., Rybnikov, V., & Sánchez, F. (2003). Offline mass data processing using online computing resources at HERA-B. Proceedings of the VIII International Workshop on Advanced Computing and Analysis Techniques in Physics Research, 471-474.


Cite as: http://hdl.handle.net/11858/00-001M-0000-0011-8EFD-5
Abstract
Traditionally in High Energy Physics experiments, online and offline computing and software are sharply separated. At the HERA-B experiment the introduction in the online environment of commodity hardware and the Linux operating system allows to blur such a sharp border online/offline. This paper describes how at HERA-B the online computing resources are employed offline for performing mass data processing like Monte Carlo production and data reprocessing.