CERN Accelerating science

This website is no longer maintained. Its content may be obsolete. Please visit for current CERN information.

Services per Use Case

Use Cases

Find the appropriate service based on your needs.

All about Accounts, Resources and authorisations

Create and manage computer accounts, passwords, certificates. Manage subscriptions and access to resources, applications and services
Account and Authentication
Manage CERN Computer Accounts, passwords, certificates
Manage my resources, register for new applications or services

Developing Software

How to develop software using central repositories, tools, applications, bug tracking and online collaboration
Source Control
Store sources into a central repositories with versioning and collaborative editing.
Bug Tracking
Report and follow bugs, manage problems resolution.
Continuous Integration
Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, and Continuous Delivery support to build, test, and deploy applications.

Discussing, exchanging with people

Exchange information with people, via Mail, Chat, Video or other online solutions
Traditional Mail system
Phone and one to one discussion
Phone and instant messaging solutions.
Chat tools to exchange with communities.
Forum tools to exchange with communities.
One to one Video discussions, Video conferencing.

Planning Meetings and Conferences

Organize, plan or attend a conference or a meeting, and setup the appropriate tools such as video conference
Video Conferences
Organize ot attend a Video Conference
Meetings and Conferences
Organize, plan or attend a meeting or a conference

Editing and Storing Documents

Work collaboratively, archive, store, team work on documents
Archive some data or documents
Collaborative Editing
Work on documents as a team, collaborative edition
File Storage
Store files

Publishing Information, Web hosting

Publish web contents, print, broadcast and search information
Content Management
Publish web contents as a team in a collaborative mode
Information Broadcast
Broadcast information, to people devices or public screens
Publish documents electronically
Searching for information

Purchasing a computing device, installing and running applications

Acquire a desktop or laptop, install an operating system, deploy applications, run applications remotely
Purchase a new device, install a new device, manage a desktop or laptop, manage warranty.
Install applications, run applications

Engineering Software

Obtain and run engineering related software, such as electronics design, mathematical design
Engineering Software
Install and run engineering related applications and software