FreeBSD

January- December 2010

JANUARY 25, 2010

Improvements to BSNMP project has completed. Click here to find out more.

Our End-of-Year Newsletter is now available! Read about all the projects we’ve funded, conferences we’ve sponsored, and more during our 10th year of supporting the FreeBSD Project and community.

We were proud to be a sponsor of NYCBSDCon 2010. We raised around $200.

Thank you to everyone who made a donation at MeetBSD California 2010! We raised over $300. We were proud to be sponsor of this conference.

We kicked off our 2010 End-of-Year Fundraising Campaign! Please help us meet our fundraising goal of $350,000. Click here to find out more.

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to announce that Swinburne University of Technology’s Centre for Advanced Internet Architectures has been awarded a grant to implement Five new TCP Congestion Control Algorithms in FreeBSD.

We were proud to be a sponsor of BSDday Argentina 2010 Nov. 5-6, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

DAHDI FreeBSD driver port project has completed. Click here to find out more.

We were also proud to be a sponsor of KyivBSDCon in Kiev, Ukraine, September 25, 2010.

Announcing FreeBSD Foundation Turns to NYI for East Coast US Mirror! Click here to find out more.

We’re pleased to announce the completion of the DAHDI/FreeBSD project. Click here to find out more.

We’re pleased to announce the completion of the userland DTrace support project. Click here to find out more.

We’re pleased to announce the completion of the foundation funded FreeBSD Jail Based Virtualization project. Click here to find out more.

Thank you to everyone who submitted a travel grant application for EuroBSDCon 2010. We have sent our decisions to all applicants. If you have sent us an application and have not heard from us yet, then please email deb freebsdfoundation org.

We are pleased to announce a new project that we are funding for 2010. Max Khon has been awarded a grant to finish the DAHDI FreeBSD driver port. Click here to find out more.

Lawrence Stewart completed his project that made improvements to the FreeBSD TCP stack. Click here to find out more.

Edward Napierala has been awarded a grant to implement resource containers and a simple per-jail resource limits mechanism. Click here to find out more.

Rui Paulo has been awarded a grant to add DTrace userland support to FreeBSD. Click here to find out more.

Thank you to everyone who made a donation at BSDCan! We brought in over $800 in donations. Your names will be added to our donor list soon.

Our financial reports for Q1 have been published. Find out more…

We are funding a project to provide FreeBSD with support for Flattened Device Tree Technology. This project just completed!

We are working to upgrade the project’s network testbed with 10Gigabit interconnects. Cisco has generously donated a 10Gigabit switch and we have received network adapters from Myricom, Neterion, Intel, and Chelsio. Adapters from other vendors are being solicited so that we can do interoperability testing.

The FreeBSD Foundation sponsored FreeBSD Lectures Captioning Project has been completed! Find out more…

We were pleased to be a Gold Sponsor of BSDCan 2010 This conference will be held in Ottawa, Ontario May 11-14, 2010.

We are pleased to announce that Erwin Lansing has joined our board of directors. Find out more…

Thank you to everyone who submitted a project proposal. We are very busy reviewing them and will send out decisions by April 1.

Accepting travel grant applications for BSDCan 2010. If interested please fill out the Travel Grant application by April 9, 2010 to apply for this grant. Find out more…

We are pleased to be a sponsor of AsiaBSDCon 2010. This conference will be held in Tokyo, March 11-14, 2010.

We are very excited to announce the HAST project has been completed. Click here to read about the project.

Our End-of-Year Newsletter is now available! Please take a moment to read about projects we’re funding, conferences we funded, developers we sponsored, and much more.

We received $1640 in donations in memory of John Birrell. We have setup DonateNow to allow you to make a donation on behalf of or in memory of someone. Click here to make a donation.

Happy New Year! Thank you to everyone who made those last minute donations to help us get mucher closer to our fund-raising goal. We’ve updated all the PayPal and DonateNow donations to total almost $270k. We will have our final numbers in a week or so, once we receive all the checks for 2009.

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