Rootconf 2017 May 11-12, 2017 Bangalore, India

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to sponsor Rootconf 2017, taking place in Bangalore, India on May 11-12, 2017. 

Rootconf is India’s principal conference where systems and operations engineers share real world knowledge about building reliable systems. 

OSCON 2017 May 8-11, 2017 Austin, TX

The O’Reilly Open Source Convention combines the experience of the open source community with ideas and strategies for using open source tools and technologies, and gives you exposure to the full stack, in all possible configurations. Attending OSCON is an excellent opportunity sharpen your skills and discover new techniques, making you better at what you do and igniting your love of all things code. Make plans now to be at OSCON May 8–11, 2017, in Austin, TX. Because we are participating, you can save 20% on your pass with discount code USRG. Register today!

2017 LinuxFest Northwest May 6-7, 2017 Bellingham, WA

Stop by the FreeBSD table at LinuxFest Northwest (LFNW),taking place May 6-7, 2017, in Bellingham, WA, USA. LFNW features presentations and exhibits on various F/OSS topics, as well as Linux distributions and applications. The event has something for everyone from the novice to the professional, and the hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on both days.

FOSSASIA Summit March 17-19, 2017 Singapore, Singapore

The FOSSASIA OpenTechSummit, Asia’s leading Open Technology conference for developers, startups, and IT professionals, will take place from March 17-19, 2017 at the Science Centre Singapore.

AsiaBSDCon 2017
AsiaBSDCon 2017 March 9-12, 2017 Tokyo, Japan

AsiaBSDCon, a conference for users and developers on BSD based systems, will be held in Tokyo, in 9-12 March, 2017. The conference is for anyone developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our open source community are shared with the widest possible audience. Find out more here

SCALE 15x March 2-5, 2017 Pasadena, CA

 The 15th Annual Southern California Linux Expo – SCALE 15X – will be held on March 2-5, 2017 at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California, near Los Angeles.

FreeBSD Storage Summit 2017 February 27, 2017 Santa Clara, CA

Join us in Santa Clara, CA for the 2nd FreeBSD Storage Summit, taking place February 27, 2017. The Summit is co-located with USENIX FAST ’17 and will feature presentations about new developments in FreeBSD’s storage stack and the latest storage trends. Find out more and register today!

USENIX FAST 2017 February 27-March 2, 2017 Santa Clara, CA

Join us in Santa Clara, CA, February 27–March 2, 2017, for the 15th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies. FAST ’17 brings together storage-system researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems. The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to be an Industry Partner. 

FOSDEM 2017 February 4-5, 2017 Brussels, Belgium

Taking place February 4-5, 2017, in Brussels, Belgium, FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event organized by the community for the community. The goal is to provide free and open source software developers and communities a place to meet to:

  • get in touch with other developers and projects
  • be informed about the latest developments in the free software world
  • be informed about the latest developments in the open source world
  • attend interesting talks and presentations on various topics by project leaders and committers
  • to promote the development and benefits of free software and open source solutions.

linux.conf.au 2017 January 16-20, 2017 Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

linux.conf.au is a conference about the Linux operating system, and all aspects of the thriving ecosystem of Free and Open Source Software that has grown up around it. Run since 1999, in a different Australian or New Zealand city each year, by a team of local volunteers, LCA invites more than 500 people to learn from the people who shape the future of Open Source.