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Reclaiming unused IPv4 addresses

As many people might know, the number of IPv4 addresses is limited and almost all have been allocated (see here and here for more information). >>

Upcoming opening of CERN's new Mobility Centre

On 29 February, CERN’s brand new Mobility Centre will open in the Globe car park. The Centre has been created to cater to the transport needs of everyone at CERN, to simplify procedures and to centralise all the transport services on offer: the rental of CERN bikes and cars, the CERN car-sharing scheme and SIXT car rental. >>

CERN’s Prévessin site post office

The post office at CERN’s Prévessin site (Building 866) is open Monday to Thursday from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. for the following services: >>

Registration of vehicles at the Gex sous-préfecture: now by appointment only

The Gex sous-préfecture has informed CERN that it has taken the following steps in order to reduce waiting times at its counters for the issue of carte grise vehicle registration certificates. As of 1 February 2016, you must book an appointment via the website for all services relating to the registration of vehicles, in particular the: >>

Where students turn into teachers: the 9th Inverted CERN School of Computing

Attendance is free and open to everyone, and will be webcast for those who cannot attend in person. The programme consists mainly of individual lectures on single topics, while some lectures are complementary to each other and can be followed as a series. Registration is not compulsory, but will allow you to obtain a hard copy of the booklet, which includes the lecture slides and notes (while stocks last). Programme & registration: iCSC2016 >>

News Articles

The discovery uncovered  
Congratulations on the direct detection of gravitational waves  
Latest news from the YETS: On the home straight, handover to operations in sight  
Augmented reality for improved safety  
AWAKE’s plasma cell arrives at its destination  
When ideas grow up  
Love science? Tell us about it and win!  
From the CERN web: gravitational waves, magic numbers, innovation and more  
Computer Security: I know where you have been… since forever!  

Official News

Summer work for children of members of the personnel  

Training and Development

Technical training: RF superconductivity and accelerator cavity applications  
MAD-X Training Course – 2016  
Safety Training: places available in February 2016  


Event for the launch of the Georges Charpak postage stamp | 26-27 February | Prévessin site  

Staff Association

Annex A1: cornerstone of the five-yearly review  
Nursery School  
Cine club  
Petanque club  
English Book Club