[linux-elitists] Saturday 17 September 2005 NYCBSDCon at Columbia University in the City of New York
Thu Sep 15 22:49:24 PDT 2005
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Subject: [Announce-NYCBUG] NYCBSDCon Details Finalized: Sept 17th
(REMINDER: There is no monthly September meeting at the Apple Store this
month due to NYCBSDCon.)
Speakers and topics are now set for NYCBSDCon 2005 to be held at
Columbia University in Manhattan on September 17th 2005.
The speaker list is impressive. Scheduled speakers and topics includes:
Jason Dixon will speak on "Failover Firewalls with OpenBSD and CARP"
Jeffrey Hsu of DragonFlyBSD will cover the "History, Goals, Objectives,
and Structure of DragonFlyBSD"
Dru Lavigne will provide an update on BSD Certification.org
Michael Lucas will speak on "Network Management Tools to Make your Boss
your Willing Slave"
Marshall Kirk McKusick will address "Enhancements to the Fast Filesystem
to Support Multi-Terabyte Storage Systems"
Bruce Momjian will enchant attendees with "PostgreSQL in BSD Land"
Phillip Moore will cover "Practical Enterprise Scalability: Case Studies
of Infrastructure Software Deployed in Production"
Already registered attendees include dozens of developers, systems
administrators and end-users of the BSD operating systems. Besides the
well-known speakers at the event, NYCBSDCon 2005 will also be an
excellent opporunity for networking with others in the BSD community.
NYCBSDCon registration is open online until September 10th at
Registration by September 10th is only $20, payable during the morning
of the conference. Onsite registration is $40. As the conference fee
is quite low, only cash will be accepted.
A light continental breakfast will be provided throughout the morning,
while snacks and beverages will be available during the afternoon.
After the conference concludes at around 5:30 pm, attendees will meet at
the West End bar, in a back room reserved for the conference, just
across Broadway from Columbia University. The after-party is sponsored
by OrgCom, the entity that held last year's New York Technical Community
Sponsors, besides the hosting technical user group NYC*BUG, include
USENIX and New York Internet.
We look forward to having a successful event. Join us in making it a
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LXNY is New York's Free Computing Organization.
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