FreeBSD events come and go month after month. Time for an update on some past and upcoming FreeBSD events.
Indiana LinuxFest (ILF)
If you are interested in learning more about FreeBSD administration (the operating system FreeNAS and FreeBSD are based upon), there is an all day course on FreeBSD for Linux System Administrators on Friday, April 13. There is no cost to attend either the course or the conference. Pre-registration is encouraged so that you don’t have to wait in line to register when you arrive.
- Maintaining your own PBI package repository
- IPv6 Tutorial
- An Overview of Locking in the FreeBSD Kernel
- BSD Multiplicity
- auditdistd – Secure and reliable distribution of audit trail files
- FreeBSD on Microsoft Hyper-v
- Crowdsourcing security
- Bullet Cache
- pfSense 2.1: IPv6 and more
- Fast reboots with kload
- Intro to DNSSEC
- Virtually-Networked FreeBSD Jails
- FreeBSD Unified Deployment and Configuration Management
- Building a FreeBSD based Virtual Appliance
- High speed packet I/O: challenges and solutions.
- Optimizing ZFS for Block Storage
- FreeBSD on Freescale QorIQ Data Path Acceleration Architecture Devices
- Overview of Amazon Web Services
- Solaris Boot Environments for FreeBSD
Hopefully all these representations will be video recorded and made available who cannot attend.
NLUUG’s Spring conference
Michael Dexter will be giving a presentation entitled The FreeNAS Storage Platform: A minute to learn, a lifetime to master at NLUUG’s Spring conference. This event will be held in Nieuwegein, the Netherlands on April 11th.
EuroBSDcon 2012 is the European technical conference for users and developers on BSD-based systems, and will be held from 18 – 21 October 2012 in Warsaw, Poland. There will be tutorials on Thursday and Friday and talks on Saturday and Sunday.
The EuroBSDcon conference organisers have put out a Call For Proposals and are inviting developers and users of BSD-based systems to submit innovative and original papers not submitted to other European conferences on BSD-related topics. Topics of interest to the conference include, but are not limited to applications, architecture, implementation, performance and security of BSD-based operating systems, as well as topics concerning the economic or organizational aspects of BSD use.
Open Source Days 2012
Report from AsiaBSDCon
BSD networking (MP3)
- BSDCan 2012 - 9-13 May - Ottawa, Canada
- Indiana LinuxFest 2012 - 14 April Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
- BSD-Day 2012 - 5 May – UAS Technikum Wien, Vienna, Austria
- EuroBSDcon 2012 - 18 – 21 October, Warsaw, Poland