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The Tevatron's Enduring Computing Legacy


ACP system

Photo of an ACP system taken in 1988.

Credit: Reidar Hahn

Few laypeople think of computing innovation in connection with the Tevatron particle accelerator, which shut down earlier this year. Mention of the Tevatron inspires images of majestic machinery, or thoughts of immense energies and groundbreaking physics research, not circuit boards, hardware, networks, and software.

From International Science Grid This Week
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