There is a new experimental package format for ROOT, based on the Snap package manager from Canonical. This package can be ideal for new ROOT users, new Linu...
ROOT comes with support for different pseudorandom number generators (PRNGs). This post discusses the recent implementation of RANLUX++ and how I tuned its p...
Thank you for your reports of Google warning about some pages on https://root.cern. Let me give you some background:
First of all: a big THANK YOU for submitting bugs for ROOT. We appreciate the effort: finding the issue-submission web page, explaining what the problem is, ...
Sometimes ROOT users get bitten by nasty bugs, and we ROOT developers try our best to squash them as quickly as possible. New features and improvements are a...
Hello there, here is Stefan with a short guide on how you can distribute ROOT compilation with distcc!
Hello, Enrico here with an update on the ROOT Docker images!
If you are reading this blog post it means you are surfing on the New ROOT Web Site!
The ROOT 6.22 release features a new PyROOT, which was previously in experimental mode and is now the default.
Milosz Blaszkiewicz and Aleksandra Mnich (AGH University of Science and Technology - Poland) wanted to evaluate a set of Big Data tools for the analysis of t...
ROOT’s test suite has several crucial tests that still try on GNU-Makefile. We need to integrate them with CMake.
ROOT relies on testing, including performance testing - and we need to improve both.
Use a C++ command line argument library for defining and parsing ROOT’s options.
Join the CHEP 2018 BOF to discuss bout the Future of ROOT Based Analysis: sign up here and visit the indico agenda.
The ROOT team would like to invite you to the 11th ROOT Users' Workshop.
Do you like Docker? Would you like to use ROOT? We provide an alpha version of the ROOT Docker container!
This is the first ROOT development release of the 6.09 series! It is meant to offer a preview of the many features which will be included in the 6.10 product...
All ROOT tutorials are now available as ROOTBooks which can be statically visualized via NBViewer or interactively explored with SWAN.
The CERN Summer Student program is in full swing and ROOT is part of it.
When the C++ committee met in Jacksonville two months ago, something big happened: the reflection study group, SG7, decided what the basic “language” of refl...
A tool to ‘warn’ user of inefficient (for I/O) construct in data model
Try the new ROOTbooks on Binder (Beta)! Use ROOT interactively in notebooks and explore to the examples.
ROOT has its Jupyter kernel! More information here.
The next ROOT Users’ Workshop will celebrate ROOT’s 20th anniversary. It will take place on 15-18 Sept 2015 in Saas-Fee, Switzerland
The new ROOT website is online!
Interface the ROOT I/O to key/value stores.
Four instances of the summer student tutorial took place this year: more than 140 people attended.
Hi everyone, dear Matt!
Create a unix-like set of Python command line tools to explore, modify and display the content of ROOT files.
Here is a list of the main changes which have been applied to the histogram classes in ROOT 6. These changes affect the behaviour of the histogram classes an...
The aim of this article is to explain why the rainbow color map is not the best one can choose to represent physics data in pseudo color and to propose bette...