ROOT enables statistically sound scientific analyses and visualization of large amounts of data: today, more than 1 exabyte (1,000,000,000 gigabyte) are stored in ROOT files. The Higgs was found with ROOT!
Support for redefinitions in Cling, ROOT's C++ interpreter (07 Jun 2021)
Back in ROOT 6.20, we introduced a big quality-of-life improvement for interpreted C++. Since then, the feedback we gathered convinced us that it’s time for the world to know about declaration shadowing!New 'latest-stable' branch in git repository (19 May 2021)
This post is a must-read for advanced users that build ROOT from source. Starting with 6.24, we provide a new branch named
With 6.24 out the door it’s worthwhile to see what it brings. We would also like to hear your thoughts on our plans for 2021 that we’ll share with you here. And because we want to thank you for reading this (and as an extra motivation to participate) we’ll have a little contest with a prize!How to run ROOT Macros in VS Code (31 Mar 2021)
Visual Studio Code offers some great functionalities when it comes to coding, such as IntelliSense, debugging, built-in Git, and many more through extensions. In this blog post I’m going to show how to configure VS Code in order to use all of these awesome features when creating and editing ROOT Macros!New PyTorch Interface in TMVA! (25 Mar 2021)
What if we combine PyTorch and TMVA? Ever wondered how ROOT utilizes powerful external MVA libraries making them easily accessible with a direct integration into the TMVA workflow? These interfaces between TMVA and Python frameworks are powered by the PyMVA backbone. All PyMVA methods provide the same plug-and-play mechanisms as TMVA.More ...