CERN Accelerating science

Benjamin Lipp

Benjamin is currently in the final year of his undergraduate studies in physics at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany. He chose computer science as subsidiary subject and is interested in Security and Cryptography. In his free time, he likes working for his student body as student representative and server administrator. Benjamin’s project at CERN as an openlab summer student in 2014 is part of the Database on Demand service located in the database group. He works on evaluating the OpenStack component Trove and integrating it in the current setup to facilitate the management of the virtual machines running database servers.