BNL ACCELERATOR TEST FACILITY CONTROL SYSTEM UPGRADE.

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Brookhaven National Laboratory's Accelerator Test Facility (ATF) has embarked on a complete upgrade of its decade old computer system. The planned improvements affect every major component: processors (Intel Pentium replaces VAXes), operating system (Linux/Real-Time Linux supplants OpenVMS), and data acquisition equipment (fast Ethernet equipment replaces CAMAC serial highway.) This paper summarizes the strategies and progress of the upgrade along with plans for future expansion.

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MALONE,R.; BEN-ZVI,I.; WANG,X. & YAKIMENKO,V. June 18, 2001.

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Brookhaven National Laboratory's Accelerator Test Facility (ATF) has embarked on a complete upgrade of its decade old computer system. The planned improvements affect every major component: processors (Intel Pentium replaces VAXes), operating system (Linux/Real-Time Linux supplants OpenVMS), and data acquisition equipment (fast Ethernet equipment replaces CAMAC serial highway.) This paper summarizes the strategies and progress of the upgrade along with plans for future expansion.

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  • PARTICLE ACCELERATOR CONFERENCE 2001; CHICAGO, IL; 20010618 through 20010622

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  • Report No.: BNL--68443
  • Grant Number: DE-AC02-98CH10886
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 914485
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MALONE,R.; BEN-ZVI,I.; WANG,X. & YAKIMENKO,V. BNL ACCELERATOR TEST FACILITY CONTROL SYSTEM UPGRADE., article, June 18, 2001; [Upton, New York]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc886436/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.