Ongoing & Accomplished projects

Title Published Description Duration Contact Status
CERN-Solid server hosting 20 Sep 2021
In the CERN IT/CDA group a lot of work was done in 2020-2021 to understand the Solid project ecosystem. Solid is here to stay and develop tools that give the ...
3.5 months Maria Dimou Ongoing
Malt-related project: Usability study of the mail documentation 26 May 2021
The group Collaboration, Devices and Applications (CDA) in CERN IT Department provides a big number of services which are very visible to the end-user. For a complete list of services ...
1-2 months at 50% working time (20 hrs per week 755 CHF per month) Maria Dimou Accomplished
New account portal Usability test 03 Nov 2020
The group Collaboration, Devices and Applications (CDA) in CERN IT Department provides a big number of services which are very visible to the end-user, under-going continuous development,while ensuring top quality ...
1 month Maria Dimou Accomplished
Correct automatically transcribed videos for input to MLLP 05 Oct 2020
The CERN IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications group and in particular sections Digital Repositories (IT CDA/DR) and Integrated Collaboration (IT CDA/IC), run many highly visible and popular services, which enable ...
1-3 months Maria Dimou Accomplished
CERN-Solid code investigation 22 Sep 2020
Sir Tim Berners-Lee invented the Web at CERN in 1989, as a free, open, networked Internet application. The Web produced an uprecedented change to human civilisation. Yet, commercial and political ...
6-9 months Maria Dimou Accomplished
e-learning - Malt related - promotional short videos from recent CDA developments 14 Jan 2020
The group Collaboration, Devices and Applications (CDA) in CERN IT Department provides a big number of services which are very visible to the end-user, under-going continuous development,while ensuring top quality ...
1 month Maria Dimou Accomplished
e-learning - IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications - Indico Paper Review & Edit Usability study 25 Sep 2019
The CERN IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications group (IT-CDA) hosts many highly visible and popular cross-platform services. Indico is an Open Source web application for event organisation, archival and collaboration ...
3 months Maria Dimou Accomplished
e-learning - IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications - Digital Repositories Usability study -1 23 Sep 2019
The CERN IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications group and the Digital Repositories' section (IT CDA/DR) in particular, run many highly visible and popular services, which enable researchers/institutions to share and ...
1 to 3 months Maria Dimou Accomplished
Malt-related project: CDA Jekyll site finalisation 12 Feb 2019
Prélude project 1-13 July 2019: The new telephony project replaces analog telephones and the Microsoft Skype for business. The task is to: Test the new fixed and mobile telephony client ...
8 weeks Maria Dimou Accomplished
Malt-related project: New documentation testing for up-to-dateness and functionality 26 Oct 2018
The group Collaboration, Devices and Applications (CDA) in CERN IT Department provides a big number of services which are very visible to the end-user. For a complete list of services ...
up to 6 months at 50% working time (20hrs per week) Maria Dimou Accomplished
Malt-related project: Standard documentation workflow and conversion tools for documentation, slides etc 20 Sep 2018
Prélude project 1 August - 30 September 2019: Develop a new search engine for Indico. Details here. Supervision by Pedro Ferreira <pedro.ferreira@cern.ch>. Main project In order to standardise the way ...
1 year Maria Dimou Accomplished
e-learning - IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications - Insert subtitles in video tutorials 04 Jun 2018

Use a free tool to convert existing plaintext files, containing the exact script of our short online e-learning videos, into .vtt files, in view of introducing subtitles. Method: Click on ...

1 month Maria Dimou Accomplished
e-learning - IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications - ffmpeg 30 Nov 2017

This project is accomplished (summer 2018). Documentation HERE. The CERN Document Server (CDS) is the institutional repository of CERN publications, photos and videos, organised in Collections. Specifically videos of CERN ...

2 months Maria Dimou Accomplished
e-learning - IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications - Indico Usability study 20 Nov 2017

Indico is an open source web application for event organization, archival and collaboration. It is developed at CERN and evolves in the IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications (IT/CDA) group The ...

6 months at 50% Full Time Equivalent Maria Dimou Accomplished
e-learning - IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications - document with the user in mind 15 Dec 2016

The CERN IT Collaboration, Devices & Applications (CDA) group in general and the Integrated Collaboration (IC) section host services used widely at CERN and beyond. Examples from IC: Conference room ...

6 months 2 days/week, often from home Maria Dimou Ongoing
Docker and containers for volunteer computing 06 Dec 2016

Study the LHC@home volunteer cloud computing platform and investigate whether applications currently running on Linux virtual machines on volunteer hosts could run in a Docker environment. Evaluate the Boinc2docker environment ...

3 months Nils Høimyr Accomplished
e-learning - video production and Academic Training video archive promotion 07 Nov 2016

This project is accomplished in the summer of 2018. See here the tool and the YouTube channel and playlists. The Academic Training (AT) video archive in CDS contains a wealth ...

6 months Maria Dimou Accomplished
e-learning - short online tutorials - help to content owners 26 Oct 2016

The first 6 months of the CERN IT rapid e-learning project identified tools for recording short online videos that promote a tool, a site or a service. In this phase ...

The full month in October 2016 - unpaid internship Maria Dimou Accomplished
Network Cost Matrix 29 Mar 2016

One of the common use cases reported by the experiments is enabling network-aware tools, this is mainly driven by the need to optimize transfers and/or experiment workflows. This involves providing ...

12 months Marian.Babik@cern.ch Ongoing
Creation and implementation of a generic authorization schema for web based Site Status Board application 15 Jan 2016

The Experiment Dashboard provides a wide range of applications for monitoring of the LHC computing activities on the WLCG infrastructure. Certain policies define privileges for data access, recording and modifications ...

4 months pablo.saiz@cern.ch Accomplished
Cyber security for the Experiment Dashboard Framework 15 Jan 2016

The Experiment Dashboard provides a wide range of applications for monitoring of the LHC computing activities on the WLCG infrastructure. Certain policies define privileges for data access, recording and modifications ...

4 months pablo.saiz@cern.ch Accomplished
Monitoring data transfers and access activities in WLCG with Hadoop, Spark and the Lambda architecture. 15 Jan 2016

Monitoring the WLCG infrastructure requires to gather and to analyze high volume of heterogeneous data (e.g. data transfers, job monitoring, site tests) coming from different services and experiment-specific frameworks to ...

1.5 years luca.magnoni@cern.ch Accomplished
e-learning-modules 13 Jan 2016

This project aims to help IT service managers and experiment experts to record mini-videos explaining their services to the users. To do this, a desktop camera and/or the CERN IT ...

6 months - March-August 2016 maria.dimou@cern.ch Accomplished