Rackspace Goes Big At OSCON 2010

Filed in by Angela Bartels | July 9, 2010 9:14 am

[1]As committed as we are to open standards, there’s no better place for us to be at then O’Reilly’s Open Source Con[2]vention 2010[3]. We have an extensive schedule of speaking sessions and other events. If you’re in Portland, we’d love to meet you and talk all things open source and cloud computing[4]. Make sure to follow the talk from @rackcloud[5]. Here’s a schedule snapshot:

The Gearman Cookbook[6]
Eric Day, Sr. Systems Architect, The Rackspace Cloud
Cloud Computing – Monday, July 19 – 1:30 pm Location: D 139/140

Hands-on Cassandra[7]
Eric Evans, Systems Architect, The Rackspace Cloud
Databases – Tuesday, July 20 – 1:30 pm Location: Portland 256

Cloudy Futures? The Role of Open Source in Creating Competitive Markets[8]
Rick Clark, Project Lead, The Rackspace Cloud
Cloud Summit – Tuesday, July 20 – 3:50 pm Location: Portland Ballroom

The Debate – Open Source and the Cloud[9]
Panel Discussion – Rick Clark, Neil Levine, Marten Mickos & James Urquhart
Cloud Summit – Tuesday, July 20 – 4:10 pm Location: Portland Ballroom

How to Build a Large, Distributed System to Operate at Scale[10]
Will Reese, Cloud Files[11] Architect, The Rackspace Cloud
Products & Services – Wednesday, July 21 – 10:40 am Location: E141

Using Drizzle[12]
Eric Day, Sr. Systems Architect, The Rackspace Cloud
Databases – Wednesday, July 21 – 11:30 am Location: Portland 255

Keynote: Open Source Cloud
Lew Moorman, Rackspace Chief Strategy Officer
Keynote – Thursday, July 22nd – 10am Location: Portland Ballroom

Meet & Geek
Come Talk The Talk…If You Can Write The Code. Develop The Future With Us.
Join Racker recruiters, developers and the cloud team for free food and an open bar
from 7pm-9pm and then continue the fun with live entertainment into the night
during the Linux Fund event.

Thursday July 22, 7-9 pm
Club Barracuda
9 NW 2nd Ave (@ W Burnside)
Linux Fund event & live Band Start at 9 pm

Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: http://www.oscon.com/oscon2010
  2. O’Reilly’s Open Source Con: http://www.oscon.com/oscon2010
  3. vention 2010: http://www.oscon.com/oscon2010
  4. cloud computing: http://www.rackspacecloud.com/what_is_cloud_computing
  5. @rackcloud: http://twitter.com/rackcloud
  6. The Gearman Cookbook: http://www.oscon.com/oscon2010/public/schedule/detail/13813
  7. Hands-on Cassandra: http://www.oscon.com/oscon2010/public/schedule/detail/14283
  8. Cloudy Futures? The Role of Open Source in Creating Competitive Markets: http://www.oscon.com/oscon2010/public/schedule/speaker/14781
  9. The Debate – Open Source and the Cloud: http://www.oscon.com/oscon2010/public/schedule/detail/14876
  10. How to Build a Large, Distributed System to Operate at Scale: http://www.oscon.com/oscon2010/public/schedule/speaker/97863
  11. Cloud Files: http://www.rackspacecloud.com/cloud_hosting_products/files
  12. Using Drizzle: http://www.oscon.com/oscon2010/public/schedule/detail/13696

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