Conference News & Coverage
Sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

  • Fotango
  • Intel
  • Microsoft

Gold Sponsors

  • Dell Inc.
  • Hewlett Packard
  • IBM
  • Mozilla Corporation

Silver Sponsors

  • ActiveState
  • Autodesk
  • Google
  • Greenplum
  • Ingres
  • Novell, Inc.
  • NYTimes.com
  • OpSource
  • Rearden Commerce
  • SnapLogic
  • ThoughtWorks
  • Ticketmaster

Sponsors & Exhibitors

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the convention, contact Sharon Cordesse

For Media Partnership opportunities, please contact Avila Reese

Download the OSCON Sponsor/Exhibitor Prospectus (PDF).

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Products and Services

Next Generation Data Warehousing: Using Open APIs for Embedding Massively Parallel BI Analytics into the Data Warehouse
Luke Lonergan, CTO and Co-founder, Greenplum
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Time: 10:45AM - 11:35AM
Location:  E142
Hands On with Linux on the Intel Mobile Internet Device
Rusty Lynch
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Time: 10:45AM - 11:30AM
Location:  E141
Cross-platform .NET with Mono
Frank Rego, Novell
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Time: 11:35AM - 12:20PM
Location:  E142
Project Indiana: The Road to Solaris Next
Ian Murdock, Chief OS Platform Strategist, Sun Microsystems
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Time: 11:35AM - 12:20PM
Location:  E141
Linux, Virtualization and Dell
Kevin Noreen
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location:  E141
Apache Geronimo: The Little Application Server That Could
Paul McMahan, Software Developer, IBM Corporation
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location:  E142
Playing by the Rules: Getting Corporate Blessing to Use Open Source Software
Philip Robb, Engineering Section Manager, Open Source & Linux, Hewlett Packard
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location:  E141
DBSlayer: Architecting Database Connection Pooling
Derek Gottfrid, Developer, NYTimes.com
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location:  E142
The Collision of Open Source and SaaS: Open Source as a Service
John Rowell, CTO, OpSource
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Time: 4:30PM - 5:15PM
Location:  E142
Pimp My Build
Josh Cronemeyer, Software Consultant, ThoughtWorks
Andy Slocum
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 10:45AM - 11:30AM
Location:  E142
A Resource-Oriented Approach on Data Services
Mike Pittaro, Co-founder and Chief Community Officer, SnapLogic.org
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 11:35AM - 12:20PM
Location:  E142
Databases Don't Matter
Emma McGrattan, SVP Engineering, Ingres Corporation
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location:  E142
Adventures in Localization
Wil Clouser, Web Developer, Mozilla
Mike Morgan, Manager of Web Development, Mozilla Corporation
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 1:45PM - 2:30PM
Location:  E141
OSGeo: All About Maps - Aaron Racicot
Aaron Racicot, GIS Programmer, Ecotrust
Tom Fukushima, Autodesk, Inc.
David Percy, Geospatial Data Manager, Portland State University
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location:  E141
Exploiting Parallelism with Multi-core Technologies
James Reinders, Director, Intel Corporation
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location:  E142
OSGeo: All About Maps - David Percy
Aaron Racicot, GIS Programmer, Ecotrust
Tom Fukushima, Autodesk, Inc.
David Percy, Geospatial Data Manager, Portland State University
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location:  E141
Writing Big Apps with Google Web Toolkit
Joel Webber, Google
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 4:30PM - 5:15PM
Location:  E141
It's Happening All Over Again!
James A. Duncan, CIO, Fotango
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 4:30PM - 5:15PM
Location:  E142
Leveraging Developer Networks as a Competitive Weapon
Denise Kalos, Vice President, Corporate Solutions, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Andrew Kelly, Founder, Cognisync LLC
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 5:20PM - 6:05PM
Location:  E142