Taking place, February 3-4, 2018 in Brussels, Belgium, FOSDEM offers open source and free software developers a place to meet, share ideas and collaborate. Renowned for being highly developer-oriented, the event brings together some 8000+ geeks from all over the world.
Taking place November 11-12, 2017, in Taipei, Taiwan, BSDTW 2017 is a conference that aims to bring out more BSD developers and development all across Asia, drawing speakers both locally and from the entire world. The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to be a Gold Sponsor. The Call for Proposals is now open. Find out more here.
Join us for the FreeBSD Bay Area Vendor Summit, taking place on November 2-3, 2017, at the Netflix Los Gatos campus. This is a by-invitation event. FreeBSD committers are welcome to register themselves using the wiki; non-committers please see the wiki for more information on how to attend.
Join the FreeBSD Project and Foundation at USENIX LISA17. LISA is the annual vendor-neutral meeting place for the wider system administration community. At LISA, systems engineering and operations professionals share real-world knowledge about designing, building, and maintaining the critical systems of our interconnected world. The LISA17 program will address the overlap and differences between traditional and modern IT operations and engineering, and offers a highly curated program around three topics: architecture, culture, and engineering. The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to again be an Industry Partner.
The fifth annual OpenZFS Developer Summit will take place October 24-25, 2017 in San Francisco. As with previous years, the goal of the event is to foster cross-community discussions of OpenZFS work and to make progress on some of the projects we have proposed. This 2-day event consists of a day of presentations and a 1-day hackathon. The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to again be a Silver Sponsor.
EuroBSDcon is the premier European conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting about 250 highly skilled engineering professionals, software developers, computer science students and professors, and users from all over Europe and other parts of the world. The goal of EuroBSDcon is to exchange knowledge about the BSD operating systems, facilitate coordination and cooperation among users and developers.
Need assistance getting to EuroBSDcon? The Foundation’s EuroBSDcon 2017 travel grant application is now open.
Join the FreeBSD Foundation at the September 2017 FreeBSD Developers Summit held in conjunction with EuroBSDcon 2017 in Paris, France. Taking place September 21- 22, 2017, the Summit is a great opportunity to meet with other developers in person, as well as, a very valuable venue for companies that use FreeBSD in products to interact with the developer community and coordinate projects.
The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to be an Association Partner at the 2017 SNIA Storage Developer Conference. SDC ’17 takes place in Santa Clara, CA on September 11-14, 2017. A registration discount is available for FreeBSD community members.
The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to be a part of the third biennial vBSDCon event. This exciting weekend will bring together members of the BSD community for a series of roundtable discussions, educational sessions, best practice conversations, and exclusive networking opportunities.