Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Get an HP mini-note PC at Office 2.0

The Office 2.0 Conference returns to San Francisco early in September, bringing its eclectic mix of new communications and collaboration paradigms, Web 2.0 technology, and ultra mobility.

The conference premium for full-conference registrants is an HP 2133 Mini-Note, a UMPC like the Acer EEE. Last year, the premium was a hard-to-get iPhone.

The setting is the glittering new St. Regis Hotel, next to the SF Museum of Modern Art.

That's September 3-5, 2008 [see link in listings below]
St. Regis Hotel, San Francisco
125 Third Street, San Francisco, California 94103

Monday, July 21, 2008

LinuxWorld Expo and Community Days - Free

LinuxWorld Conference & Expo runs August 4-7, 2008 at the Moscone Center. The LinuxWorld exhibit hall floor opens on Tuesday, August 5, at 10:00 a.m. There are separate FREE tracks for Mobile Linux, Postgres, and Ubuntu on different days.

Exhibit hall passes are free on or before August 3, 2008 – passes cost $50.00 thereafter. Register for free exhibit hall passes at http://www.linuxworldexpo.com.

Friday, July 18, 2008

Liferay Portal Meetup – Los Angeles, Aug 1st

Meet and brainstorm with the creators of Liferay Portal, their partners and other members of the LifeRay community in the City of the Angles.

The day will consist of technical sessions presented by LifeRay integration and services partners. Time will be set aside for Q&A and brainstorming and for the community to give feedback and make suggestions.  Register at:  http://www.liferay.com/web/guest/about_us/events/liferay_2008/-/meetups/entry/943832

Thursday, July 17, 2008

Splunk Developers Boot Camp - August 4th - Free

This is the very first Splunk Developers Boot Camp and also features a Splunk 4.0 Sneak Peek.

Held nearby LinuxWorld in San Francisco, they are bringing together Splunk power users and developers who want to extend Splunk capabilities themselves. Whether you want to build an app for your own company or want to build and sell it app on SplunkBase, plan on attending. Get more info here. 

Location: South Beach Harbor Center. Next to AT&T Park Stadium, home of the SF Giants.  The event runs 9 am to 6 pm and is followed by dinner at the ball park, with the Giants playing the Atlanta Braves.

Splunk Live! Southwest Tour - Aug 12-14

Join Splunk staff and learn how more than 700 enterprises, service providers and government agencies are using Splunk’s IT Search to achieve higher availability, investigate security incidents in record time, and meet compliance requirements at lower costs. 

Customers and Partners will share their successes and challenges at this FREE seminar featuring demos, customer presentations and technical training workshops.


Tuesday, August 12, 2008 - Scottsdale, Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 - San Diego, Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines

Thursday, August 14, 2008 - Los Angeles, W Los Angeles - Westwood