Announcing FreeBSD Fridays: A Series of 101 Classes

Beginning on July 17, we hope you’ll join us for an expanded #FreeBSDFridays series of 101 classes. We’re building on our FreeBSD Day content to offer 1 hour live sessions every Friday, designed to get you started with FreeBSD.

FreeBSD Day is Almost Here
FreeBSD Day is Almost Here Anne Dickison 06/17/2020

June 19th has been declared FreeBSD Day, and we hope you’ll join us in honoring the Project’s pioneering legacy and continuing impact on technology.

Submit Your FreeBSD Project Proposal
Submit Your FreeBSD Project Proposal Anne Dickison 05/19/2020

Calling all developers! Do you have a project you’d like to work on that would improve FreeBSD?

The FreeBSD Foundation is still soliciting the submission of proposals for work that directly benefits any of the major subsystems or infrastructure within the FreeBSD operating system.

 

My Experience as a FreeBSD Foundation Co-Op Student

Zhengyuan “Tiger” Gao joined the Foundation team in January as part of our continued work with the co-op program at University of Waterloo, Ontario. 

5x if_bridge Performance Improvement
5x if_bridge Performance Improvement Anne Dickison 04/23/2020

With FreeBSD Foundation grant, Kristof Provost harnesses new parallel techniques to uncork performance bottleneck 

FreeBSD Foundation Q1 2020 Status Update
FreeBSD Foundation Q1 2020 Status Update Anne Dickison 04/13/2020

Written as part of the FreeBSD Project’s 1st Quarter 2020 Status Report, check out the highlights of what we did to help FreeBSD last quarter:

FOSDEM 2020 Conference Recap
FOSDEM 2020 Conference Recap Anne Dickison 03/26/2020

For the third year in a row, I attended FOSDEM, an amazing open source conference in Brussels, Belgium. Taking place, February 1-2, the event is a totally volunteer run conference geared towards promoting the widespread use of free and open source software. The Foundation has sponsored and organized a FreeBSD table there for a few years now.

Development Project Update: Toolchain Modernization

The February 29 announcement of the removal of GCC 4.2.1 from FreeBSD infrastructure marks the culmination of over a decade of effort by countless contributors. This blog summarizes the details for easy reference.

SCALE 18x Conference Recap
SCALE 18x Conference Recap Anne Dickison 03/18/2020

On March 4, members of the Foundation team and FreeBSD Community headed to Pasadena, California for a packed agenda of FreeBSD activities at SCALE x18.

Don't Miss the FreeBSD Content at SCALE 18x

Are you attending SCALE 18x? Don’t forget to check out the FreeBSD-related content and be sure to stop by the FreeBSD booth to chat with members of the Foundation team and FreeBSD community.