Take A Behind The Scenes Look Into CERN’s Ginormous Computer Center

Alright I.T. Geeks, Network engineers, and all out computer nerds, it’s time to geek out. It’s not every day you can take a little video tour of CERN’s large computing center. We have a video for you that will give you just that.

Basically, all these servers you see power that Large Hadron Collider we keep hearing about. You know, the one that could open a black hole and kill us all?


The servers records the information gathered from 600 million particle collisions per second, approximately 1000 MB/sec of information. Then the processing begins…

We won’t give it all away, but we do recommend checking out the video. It’s pretty neat.

Via Gizmodo

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