• Microsoft
  • Nebula
  • Google
  • SugarCRM
  • Facebook
  • HP
  • Intel
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • WSO2
  • Alfresco
  • BlackBerry
  • Dell
  • eBay
  • Heroku
  • InfiniteGraph
  • JBoss
  • LeaseWeb
  • Liferay
  • Media Temple, Inc.
  • OpenShift
  • Oracle
  • Percona
  • Puppet Labs
  • Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc.
  • Rentrak
  • Silicon Mechanics
  • SoftLayer Technologies, Inc.
  • SourceGear
  • Urban Airship
  • Vertica
  • VMware
  • (mt) Media Temple, Inc.

Sponsorship Opportunities

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Bof conference sessions

7:00pm–8:00pm Wednesday, 07/27/2011
Moderated by: Diane Mueller
Come discuss about building and deploying Python & Perl application on ActiveState's cloud platform - Stackato; Diane Mueller (ActiveState) will give a brief overview, discuss lessons learned & best practices along with some of the challenges faced building on the Cloud Foundry Open Source project. Connect with other Stackato community members,discuss pros & cons, give feedback
7:00pm–8:00pm Wednesday, 07/27/2011
Moderated by: Sam Thompson
Several phpBB team members and I will be giving mini-talks on what it takes to run an online community and how to make it successful. We will be opening the floor for a meet-and-greet style Q&A for the last half of the session.
7:00pm–8:00pm Wednesday, 07/27/2011
Moderated by: Brian Aker
BoF for those wanting to discuss the Drizzle Database Server, where it fits it, what it can do, it’s current status etc. There will be many people of the Drizzle community present, so it’s an excellent time to chat!
9:00pm–10:00pm Monday, 07/25/2011
Moderated by: Brendan Gregg, Dave Pacheco
This DTrace Community BoF will provide an open discussion opportunity for developers and users of DTrace on all platforms (including Illumos, Solaris, MacOS, BSD, and Linux) to talk all things DTrace. Come discuss new ideas for DTrace, share DTrace war stories, hear what other people are working on, and meet community leaders like Brendan Gregg, co-author of the new DTrace book. Bring questions!
7:00pm–8:00pm Thursday, 07/28/2011
Moderated by: Brain Aker
Many people view topics like Map/Reduce and queue systems as advanced concepts that require in-depth knowledge and time consuming software setup. Gearman is changing all that by making this barrier to entry as low as possible with an open source, distributed job queuing system.
9:00pm–10:00pm Monday, 07/25/2011
Moderated by: Dave Stokes
MySQL users! Come talk about the latest software, bring your complaints, and get some free goodies. The MySQL Team wants to meet with you and get your input for the future of MySQL.
9:00pm–11:00pm Monday, 07/25/2011
Moderated by: Dave Nielsen
PaaS is hot. Open PaaS is hotter. This CloudCamp will be dedicated to Open Platforms in the Cloud. From PaaS to NoSQL to Message Queues, we will explore the latest open technologies to help your site scale to meet the elastic demand that is inherent in web-based apps.
7:00pm–8:00pm Thursday, 07/28/2011
Moderated by: Clint Byrum
With the cloud's ability to rapidly provision and unprovision servers, new ideas for scaling and availability are forming around something called service orchestration, that builds on top of the ideas of config management and "Infrastructure as Code".
7:00pm–8:00pm Wednesday, 07/27/2011
Moderated by: Sastry Malladi
Turmeric is a new comprehensive open source SOA platform, originally developed internally by eBay and open sourced for general community usage. This session is intended to introduce Turmeric, what's so special about it, and engage in a discussion on how you can benefit and contribute.