June-August 2005 Contents

Editorial

LCG takes on new challenges

Announcements & news

Computing featured in this month's CERN Courier
PLUS accounts replace TAPES
Use of VPN access puts CERN's security at risk
SUNDEV service set to come to an end on 1 July
Concurrent batch jobs get lower limit

LCG news

LHC Grid accounting package clocks up 1 million job records
Mato becomes new manager of LCG Applications
Tier-2: focus on Czech computing centre 'Golias'

Technical briefs

CERN uses ELFms to manage enormous range of systems

Conference report

Meeting brings PVSS users together to share knowledge

Information corner

Questions and answers from the Helpdesk
Find out more about CERN IT Department activities
How to install the latest release of LaTeX on Solaris
Recent changes to IT services
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