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LinuxCon, ContainerCon, CloudOpen and the new Community Leadership Conference combine under one umbrella name in 2017 - Open Source Summit. Four events in one, Open Source Summit is a technical conference where 2,000+ developers, operators and community leadership professionals convene to collaborate, share information and learn about the latest in open technologies, including Linux, containers, cloud computing and more.

Dates to Remember:

  • CFP Close: May 6, 2017
  • CFP Notifications: June 12, 2017
  • Schedule Announced: June 15, 2017
  • Slides Due: August 28, 2017

Topics Might Include

  • DevOps (Continuous Delivery, Continuous Integration, Lean IT, Moving at Cloud-speed)
  • Networking (Software Defined Networking, NFV, OpenFlow, Overlays, Networks as Code)
  • Security (Coding, Configuration, Testing, Malware)
  • Cloud & Microservices (Containers - Libraries, Runtimes, Composition; Hypervisors; Workload Orchestration - Mesos, Kubernetes; Distributed Services)
  • Hardware (Architectures, Maker Culture, Small Devices)
  • Linux Kernel Development
  • Virtualization
  • Professional Open Source (e.g. Compliance, Licensing, Products, Services, Upstreaming)
  • Embedded Systems (Phones and Tablets, Automotive and Self-driving, Yocto, Wearables)
  • Mission-Critical, Real-Time Operating Systems, Real-Time, and Long Life Systems
  • Internet of Everything (Smart Grid, Smart Home, Medical Systems, Environmental Systems)
  • Filesystems And Storage (Long-Term Archiving, Client-Server Filesystems, Compression, Deduplication, Distributed Storage, NVMe, etc.)
  • Culture (Collaborative Development, Community, Advocacy, Government, Governance)​
  • Linux On The Desktop (Porting Proprietary Software, Hardware With Linux Preinstalled, Wine and Emulators, Influencing Closed-Source Companies)


Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Women in Open Source Lunch Sponsor

Breakfast & Breaks Sponsor

Media Sponsors