|Lionel Garth Jones on 14 Oct 2010 10:20:32 -0700|
The LISA '10 Early Bird Registration Deadline is approaching. Please register by Monday, Oct. 18, to receive maximum savings!Check out the new activities that have been added to the LISA '10 program including: -- New invited talk by Robert Johnson, Director of Engineering, Facebook, Inc.
-- Data Storage Day: Sponsored by Cambridge Computer http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/dsdl10.html LISA '10 is shaping up to be one of the best yet. In addition to the new content, take a look at a few of the reasons to attend: 1. Face Time with Industry Leaders Network with peers and luminaries in the workshops, "Hallway Track," Vendor Exhibition, and evening activities: -- http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/workshops.html -- http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/exhibition.html -- http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/activities.html 2. Top-Notch Training Highly respected experts provide you with new information and skills you can take back to work tomorrow including: -- Mark Burgess on Cfengine 3 -- David N. Blank-Edelman on Over the Edge System Administration-- Patrick Ben Koetter and Ralf Hildebrandt on Dovecot and Postfix Administration
Take anywhere from 1 half to 6 full days of training and create thecurriculum that meets your needs. The full training program can be found at
http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/training/ We're again offering series of classes focusing on some of the most important topics you'll encounter including: -- The Virtualization Series, offering both new and repeat classes that provide the latest virtualization information by instructors such as John Arrasjid and Richard McDougall -- New! The Linux Security and Administration Series, featuring in-depth Linux training by experts including Theodore Ts'o and Rik Farrow -- New! The Super Sysadmin Series, showcasing techniques for time and project management, raising your visibility, and other key skills to take your career to the next level by expert instructors including Tom Limoncelli and Strata Rose Chalup http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/training/tutseries.html 3. Invited TalksKey members of the community discuss timely and important topics such as:
-- Keynote Address: "The LHC Computing Challenge: Preparation, Reality and Future Outlook," by Tony Cass, CERN -- Closing Session: "Look! Up in the Sky! It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's a Sysadmin!," by David N. Blank-Edelman, Northeastern University CCIS -- "10,000,000,000 Files Available Anywhere: NFS at Dreamworks," by Sean Kamath and Mike Cutler, PDI/Dreamworks -- "Operations at Twitter: Scaling Beyond 100 Million Users," by John Adams, Twitter See the entire program at http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/tech/ 4. You'll Hear It Here First Cutting-edge practices and new or developing work are presented in thepaper presentations, practice and experience reports, and the poster sessions.
Note: Poster submissions are due by October 22, 2010. Submitting a poster is a great way to let other people know about your work and to meet other people who are interested in the same issues. Find out more at: http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/activities.html#poster 5. Get Answers to Your Toughest Questions in the Guru Is In Sessions Topics include: -- ZFS by Richard Elling, Nexenta Systems -- IPv6 by Owen DeLong, DeLong Consulting -- Security by Jamie Adams, Trusted Computer Solutions -- And more . . . ========= For complete program information and to register, see: http://www.usenix.org/lisa10/progb * The Early Bird Registration Deadline is approaching: Register by Monday, October 18, and save! * Additional discounts are available! -- Registration: http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/discounts.html -- Airfare and hotel: http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/hotel.html New to LISA? Tips for registering for LISA '10 can be found at: http://everythingsysadmin.com/2010/10/how-to-register-for-lisa.html * Help us promote! -- Banners and buttons: http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/promote.html -- Facebook: http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa10/facebook -- Twitter: http://twitter.com/LISAConference #LISA10 We're pleased to bring LISA to San Jose, CA, and we look forward to seeing you there. On behalf of the LISA '10 Program Committee, Rudi van Drunen, Competa IT and Xlexit Technology, The Netherlands LISA '10 Program Chair firstname.lastname@example.org ----------------------------------------------------------- LISA '10: 24th Large Installation System Administration Conference November 7-12, 2010, San Jose, CA Early Bird Registration Deadline: October 18, 2010 Sponsored by USENIX in cooperation with LOPSA and SNIA ----------------------------------------------------------- P.S. Don't forget to check out OpsCamp, co-located with LISA '10 OpsCamp is an event for the open exchange of ideas around nextgen technologies and strategies for IT Operations. With the rapid change occurring in our industry, we need a place we can meet to share our experiences, challenges and solutions. OpsCamp is organized in an unconference format. End users, IT professionals and vendors are all encouraged to participate. http://www.opscamp.org/siliconvalley ___________________________________________________________________________ Philadelphia Linux Users Group -- http://www.phillylinux.org Announcements - http://lists.phillylinux.org/mailman/listinfo/plug-announce General Discussion -- http://lists.phillylinux.org/mailman/listinfo/plug