FreeBSD

January-December 2012

JANUARY 25, 2012

We’re pleased to announce the publication of our End-of-Year Newsletter!

Please enjoy our next installment of our Faces of FreeBSD Series.

We’re thrilled to kick-off our Faces of FreeBSD Series. Click here to read our first story.

We are officially kicking off our Year-End Fundraising Drive! This year our goal is to raise $500,000. Click here to make a donation. It’s super easy!

We are pleased to announce that Aleksandr Rybalko has been awarded a grant to port FreeBSD to the Genesi Efika MX SmartBook laptop and SmartTop nettop devices. Click here to find out more.

We were proud to be a Gold Sponsor of EuroBSDCon 2012 in Warsaw, Poland.

We also sponsored the Bay Area Vendor Summit in November.

We are accepting travel grant applications for EuroBSDCon 2012. Click here to find out more.

We’re pleased to announce the publication of our semi-annual newsletter. Take a moment to read about what the Foundation has been doing.

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to announce that Pawel Jakub Dawidek has been awarded a grant to develop a comprehensive userspace framework for writing Capsicum-based applications.

The Foundation is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of EuroBSDCon 2012 in Warsaw, Poland.

The FreeBSD Foundation prepares launch of East Coast Mirror at NYI, joint press release.

We are pleased to announce the completion of two foundation funded projects — auditdistd by Pawel Jakub Dawidek and IPv6 Performance Analysis Project by Bjoern Zeeb.

We were pleased to be a sponsor of BSD-Day 2012 in Vienna Austria on May 5th, 2012.

We were proud to be a Gold Sponsor of BSDCan 2012, which was held in Ottawa, Canada, May 11-12, 2012.

We were proud to be a sponsor of AsiaBSDCon 2012, which was held in Tokyo, Japan, March 22-25, 2012.

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to officially announce that it has awarded Edward Tomasz Napierala a grant to implement growing filesystems online.

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to announce that Semihalf, an embedded solutions company, has been awarded a grant to bring their comprehensive NAND Flash file system and storage stack to FreeBSD.

We are pleased to announce the release of FreeBSD 9.0. And, we’re proud to say we funded 7 of the new features in FreeBSD 9.0!

We are pleased to announce the addition of George Neville-Neil to its board of directors.

Deb Goodkin, our Director of Operations, was interviewed by bsdtalk.

Accepting travel grant applications for BSDCan 2012. If interested please fill out the Travel Grant application by April 6, 2012 to apply for this grant. Find out more…

Happy New Year! Wow, we are so incredibly grateful to the FreeBSD community. We surpassed our fund-raising goal and raised $426,292! And, checks are still coming in, so won’t have the final number until mid-January. We are also happy to report that we had more donors than 2010!

Please let us know if we did not add your name to our donor list or if we spelled your name incorrectly. We do want to acknowledge all donations on this page, unless you prefer to be anonymous. You can let us know by sending an email to donations (at) freebsdfoundation (dot) org.

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to announce that it has awarded Paweł Jakub Dawidek a grant to implement auditdistd daemon.

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to announce that it has awarded Bjoern Zeeb a grant to analyze the performance of FreeBSD’s IPv6 stack. This project is jointly sponsored with iXsystems.

Accepting travel grant applications for AsiaBSDCon 2012. If interested please fill out the Travel Grant application by February 20, 2012 to apply for this grant. Find out more…

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