SANOG34 SANOG34 July 31 - August 7, 2019 Kolkata, India

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to be a Silver Sponsor of the 32nd Conference of South Asian Network Operators Group (SANOG). The event will provide a valuable opportunity to contribute to discussions about Internet operations, technologies and development.

The Foundation is pleased to be taking part in the 2019 Comcast Labs Connect Open Source Conference. Taking place June 20, 2019, the conference aims to connect open source developers, leaders, technologists, and community leaders to collaborate on the latest in open source innovation in the broadband, media, entertainment, and connected home space. Foundation Executive Director, Deb Goodkin, will be speaking about the history of FreeBSD and why you should get involved. 

Vienna FreeBSD Security Hackathon 2019 Vienna FreeBSD Security Hackathon 2019 June 8-9, 2019 Vienna, Austria

The Vienna FreeBSD Security Hackathon is focused on security, but this is not a strict requirement. The basic idea is to get together with FreeBSD hackers to discuss and work directly on issues resolving as many as we can over the long weekend. Fixing bugs, writing code, adding features, improving the documentation, working on ports, and such are all welcome activities at the event. There is also a sightseeing tour planned on the Monday after.

USENIX ATC 2019 USENIX ATC 2019 July 10-12, 2019 Renton, WA

Join USENIX in Renton, WA, USA, for the 2019 USENIX Annual Technical Conference on July 10–12, 2019. USENIX ATC brings together leading systems researchers for the presentation of cutting-edge systems research and the opportunity to gain insight into a wealth of must-know topics, including virtualization; system and network management and troubleshooting; cloud and edge computing; security, privacy, and trust; mobile and wireless; and more.

Berlin FreeBSD DevSummit Berlin FreeBSD DevSummit June 15-16, 2019 Berlin, Germany

The Berlin FreeBSD DevSummit will be run “un-conference” style, meaning that the agenda is made by the participants. People can give talks or form working groups around a topic of interest. Developers can invite guests by adding them to the wiki page. You don’t have to have a commit bit to contribute to this event.

BSDday Argentina 2019 BSDday Argentina 2019 May 29-30, 2019 Buenos Aires, Argentina

BSDday Argentina is a series of conferences and technical talks made by and for developers, administrators, users and interested in BSD kernel- based operating systems , and related free software projects.

EuroBSDCon 2019 EuroBSDCon 2019 September 19-22, 2019 Lillehammer, Norway

EuroBSDcon is the European annual technical conference gathering users and developers working on and with 4.4BSD (Berkeley Software Distribution) based operating systems family and related projects.

Rootconf 2019 Rootconf 2019 June 21-22, 2019 Bangalore, India

Rootconf is India’s most well-known conference on DevOps and IT infrastructure. Rootconf attracts systems and operations engineers, and decision-makers in IT to share real world knowledge about building reliable systems.

LinuxFest Northwest 2019 LinuxFest Northwest 2019 April 26-28, 2019 Bellingham, Washington

Join members of the FreeBSD community at LinuxFest Northwest, an annual Open Source event co-produced by Bellingham Linux Users Group and the Information Technology department at BTC. LFNW features presentations and exhibits on free and open source topics, as well as Linux distributions & applications, InfoSec, and privacy; something for everyone from the novice to the professional! Be sure to stop by the FreeBSD table and attend the FreeBSD-related talks!

Find out more here.

Aberdeen FreeBSD Hackathon Aberdeen FreeBSD Hackathon April 17-19, 2019 Aberdeen, Scotland

Join us for a FreeBSD Hackathon at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland. This event is placed at the half way point between AsiaBSDCon and BSDCan to give ardent hackers something to fill their time. More information can be found on the wiki. The registration deadline is March 31, 2019.



Join over 10,000 supporters that receive the latest FreeBSD Foundation news and updates.


Please answer before submitting. 4 + 3?


NetApp proudly supports the FreeBSD Foundation and the community to fuel continued innovation and extend the reach of the software. FreeBSD is a foundational component of our clustered Data ONTAP storage operating system, which underpins our Data Fabric vision and drives our fast-growing AFF all-flash arrays. The success of the FreeBSD operating system and the overall program is important to us, as your success contributes to our success. Thank you.

View All Donors

NetApp Logo