Upcoming events

Red Hat employees give talks and host events related to their work in open source. Want to learn more about Red Hat’s participation as a catalyst in communities? Attend one of these upcoming events!

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Newton GA Test Day


rdo channel on Freenode

Thu 13 Oct 2016 12:01am 11:59pm UTC

Come help make RDO better by testing the Newton release packages. Details at https://www.rdoproject.org/testday/newton/ga

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Docker and Container Deep Dive

CloudnLoud - Openstack,PrivateCloud,Red Hat,Opensource

Tambaram, IN

Sun 2 Oct 2016 12:30am 1:30am UTC

Tambaram, IN Docker and Container Deep Dive http://www.meetup.com/CloudnLoud-Openstack-Cloud-RedHat-Opensource/events/234045685/

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ContainerCon Europe

Berlin, Germany

Tuesday 4 OctoberThursday 6 October

ContainerCon Europe gathers leading contributors in Linux containers, the Linux kernel, and related projects to forge a path to continued innovation and education.

Additional details about the conference are available at http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/containercon-europe.

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LinuxCon Europe

Berlin, Germany

Tuesday 4 OctoberThursday 6 October

There's simply no other event in Europe where developers, sys admins, architects and all levels of technical talent gather together under one roof for education, collaboration and problem-solving to further the Linux platform.

Additional details about the conference are available at http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/linuxcon-europe.

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Gluster Developer Summit

Berlin, Germany

Thursday 6 OctoberFriday 7 October

On October 6 and 7, the Gluster contributor community is coming together to discuss the state of Gluster and the plans for the future in Berlin, Germany.

More information is available at https://www.gluster.org/events/summit2016/

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Embedded Linux Conference Europe

Berlin, Germany

Thursday 6 OctoberFriday 7 October

Embedded Linux Conference Europe (ELCE) has been the premier vendor-neutral technical conference for the past 10 years for companies and developers using Linux in embedded products.

Additional details about the conference are available at http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/embedded-linux-conference-europe.

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Foz do Iguaçu, Brasil

Wednesday 19 OctoberFriday 21 October

Latinoware is an event that promotes cultural, economic and technological impacts of free software in Latin America and beyond, aiming to expand the discussions about accessing different open source tools.

More information is available at http://latinoware.org/

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OpenStack Summit

Barcelona, Spain

Monday 24 OctoberFriday 28 October

The OpenStack Summit is the most important gathering of IT leaders, telco operators, cloud administrators, app developers and OpenStack contributors building the future of cloud computing. Hear business cases and operational experience directly from users, learn about new products in the ecosystem and participate in hands-on workshops to build your skills.

Additional details about the conference are available at https://www.openstack.org/summit/barcelona-2016/.

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All Things Open

Raleigh, NC

Wednesday 26 OctoberThursday 27 October

A conference exploring open source, open tech, and the open web in the enterprise.

Additional details about the conference are available at http://allthingsopen.org/.

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PyCon CZ 2016

Brno, Czech Republic

Friday 28 OctoberSunday 30 October

PyCon CZ aims to be the largest annual gathering for the Python community in the Czech Republic, focused on honoring and supporting awesome people teaching, learning and innovating with Python in Czech Republic and surrounding EU. PyCon CZ is organized by the Python CZ community for the Python community. We keep ticket prices low to make PyCon CZ accessible to the most diverse group possible, offering low cost Early Bird and Student discounts and Financial Aid for those who qualify. Our code of conduct is intended to help everyone maintain the open and inviting PyCon spirit. We thank all attendees and staff for observing it!

More information is available at https://cz.pycon.org/2016/

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Linux Kernel Summit

Santa Fe, NM

Monday 31 OctoberTuesday 1 November

The Linux Kernel Summit brings together the world's leading core kernel developers to discuss the state of the existing kernel and plan the next development cycle.

Additional details about the conference are available at http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/linux-kernel-summit.

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Linux Plumbers Conference

Santa Fe, NM

Wednesday 2 NovemberFriday 4 November

The Linux Plumbers Conference (LPC) is a developer conference for the open source community. The LPC brings together the top developers working on the “plumbing” of Linux—kernel subsystems, core libraries, windowing systems, etc.—and gives them three days to work together on core design problems.

Additional details about the conference are available at https://www.linuxplumbersconf.org/2016/.

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DPDK Meetup

Ra'anana, Israel

Sunday 6 November

The first DPDK-related opensource meetup in Israel.

Additional details about are available on the meetup website.

Introduction to DPDK

Lior Betzalel

Sun 6 Nov 2016 6:00pm 6:45pm IST

Software defined services have increased the demand for high bandwidth and low latency software solutions in physical and virtual environments.

DPDK is a mature pack of tools that aims to utilize the full power of modern HW and create efficient applications.

In this talk we will cover userspace packet processing, how it differs from kernel processing and the programming implications.

We will explore optimization and acceleration techniques for data flow processing, including communication methods in user and kernel space.

DPDK in a virtual environment

Edward Haas

Sun 6 Nov 2016 6:45pm 7:15pm IST

In a virtual environment, DPDK can be deployed in layers on the host and/or guest.

In this talk we will cover the available options of deployment, the communication options between the guest, host and external network with examples.

Open vSwitch with DPDK

Irit Goihman

Sun 6 Nov 2016 7:15pm 8:00pm IST

Starting from v2.4 OVS can use DPDK lib to operate entirely in userspace, a mode that results in major performance enhancements. In this session we will introduce Open vSwitch, dive into OVS architecture and cover the differences between kernel and userspace DPDK implementation. We will also learn how to deploy a setup and debug techniques.

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Seattle, WA

Tuesday 8 NovemberWednesday 9 November

KubeCon (a CNCF event) gathers leading Kubernetes technologists from multiple open source cloud native communities to further the education and advancement of Docker, Kubernetes, and Cloud Native architectures.

More information is available at http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/kubecon

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Hobart, Australia

Monday 16 January 2017Friday 20 January 2017

linux.conf.au is the largest linux and open source conference in the Asia-Pacific region. Run annually since 1999, it brings together the Australian, New Zealand and international community for standout presentations, demonstrations and relationship building. It is a deeply technical conference and pre-emininent practitioners in the field, both professionals and hobbyists, are expected to attend.

Additional details about the conference are available at http://<http://hobart.lca2017.org/.>

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Brno, Czech Republic

Friday 27 January 2017Sunday 29 January 2017

DevConf.cz (Developer Conference) is a free annual conference for all Linux and JBoss Developers, Admins and Linux users organized by Red Hat Czech Republic in cooperation with the Fedora and JBoss communities.

Additional details about the conference are available at http://devconf.cz/.

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Brussels, Belgium

Saturday 4 February 2017Sunday 5 February 2017

FOSDEM is a free event for software developers to meet, share ideas and collaborate. Every year, thousands of developers of free and open source software from all over the world gather at the event in Brussels.

Additional details about the conference are available at https://fosdem.org/2017/.

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Columbia, South Carolina

Tuesday 4 April 2017Wednesday 5 April 2017

Join the world’s top developers, technologists and decision makers as we explore open source, open tech and the open web. Two days of keynotes, talks, tutorials, workshops and networking opportunities in Columbia, SC.

Additional details about the conference are available at http://posscon.org/.