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Platinum Sponsors


appendTo is a modern web software company committed to providing best practices consulting, training and development to bring the full power of jQuery, HTML5, JavaScript and mobile frameworks to front-end developers worldwide. The company has developed AmplifyJS, JuiceUI and other open-source tools.

Apple Developer Connection (ADC)

Apple Developer Connection (ADC) programs offer a full range of services for new and experienced developers. The programs provide convenient, affordable access to the tools and technical support needed to work efficiently and productively-reducing development time and costs. The support doesn't end with the development process. ADC programs provide critical business information and comarketing resources to help successfully market and distribute products.


Enyo is an open-source HTML5 app framework for building mobile and desktop applications from reusable components. Using a single JavaScript-based framework that runs across all modern mobile and desktop browsers, Enyo developers can truly write apps once and deploy them everywhere. Enyo provides solutions for application structure, user interface, and layout using pure web technologies, and is accompanied by a growing list of community-developed add-ons. Best of all, Enyo is available under a friendly Apache 2.0 license. Join the Enyo community today at http://enyojs.com and follow us on Twitter @enyojs.

Hewlett Packard

Hewlett Packard is a leading global provider of products, technologies, solutions and services to consumers and businesses. The company's offerings span IT infrastructure, personal computing and access devices, global services and imaging and printing. HP completed its acquisition of Compaq Computer Corporation on May 3, 2002.


IBM is the world's largest information technology company, with 80 years of leadership in helping businesses innovate. Drawing on resources from across IBM and key Business Partners, IBM offers a wide range of services, solutions and technologies that enable customers, large and small, to take full advantage of the new era of e-business.


Microsoft -- The Microsoft .NET platform includes a comprehensive family of products, built on XML and Internet industry standards, which provide for each aspect of developing, managing, using, and experiencing XML Web services. The five areas where Microsoft is building the .NET platform today are: Tools, Servers, XML Web Services, Clients, and .NET Experiences.

Novell, Inc.

Novell, Inc., is a leading provider of information solutions that deliver secure identity management (Novell Nsure™), Web application development (Novell exteNd™) and cross-platform networking services (Novell Nterprise™), all supported by strategic consulting and professional services (Novell NgageSM). Active in the open source community with its Ximian® and SUSE LINUX brands, Novell provides a full range of Linux products and services for the enterprise from the desktop to the server. Novell's vision of one Net — a world without information boundaries — helps customers realize the value of their information securely and economically.

Sun Microsystems

Sun Microsystems has held open systems to be the cornerstone of its business philosophy since the beginning. From desktops to supercomputers, and from development tools to productivity suites, Sun is dedicated to delivering hardware and software based on open industry standards. Today, through shared technology innovation, Sun's continued commitment to Open Source is reflected in its leadership and key contributions to the many projects including OpenOffice.org, GNOME, Grid Engine, JXTA, NetBeans, and Mozilla.


Ticketmaster, the world's leading ticketing company, sold more than 95 million tickets valued at more than $4 billion in 2002, through www.ticketmaster.com, one of the largest e-commerce sites on the Internet, more than 3,500 retail Ticket Center outlets and 19 worldwide telephone call centers. Ticketmaster serves more than 8,000 clients worldwide and acts as the exclusive ticketing service for hundreds of leading arenas, stadiums, performing arts venues, and theaters and is the official ticketing provider and supporter of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games. Ticketmaster is headquartered in West Hollywood, California and is a division of USA Interactive (NASDAQ: USAI).

Gold Sponsors

BEA Systems, Inc.

BEA Systems, Inc. is the world's leading application infrastructure software company, with more than 12,500 customers around the world leveraging the award-winning BEA WebLogic enterprise platform. BEA dev2dev delivers comprehensive resources for developers, including a developer portal, an integrated package of education and training, tools, support, and community programs aimed at developers of all levels of technical knowledge and experience. Visit www.bea.com or http://dev2dev.bea.com.


Ludei, based in San Francisco, is the creator of CocoonJS, a mobile gaming platform used by HTML5 game developers & publishers to most effectively deploy, run and monetize their games on iOS and Android devices.


Sencha, based in Redwood City, California, makes application frameworks, tools and cloud services that equip application developers to create amazing application experiences using Web-standard technologies. The company's flagship product, Sencha Ext JS, is a cross-browser JavaScript framework for building rich Internet applications. It includes high-performance, customizable UI building blocks; a superbly architected, extensible component model and an intuitive, easy-to-use API. More than 1.6 million developers worldwide - representing more than 150,000 companies - use the Sencha family of products to build highly functional and robust application experiences. Visit Sencha on the web at http://www.sencha.com, read the Sencha blog, follow us on Twitter @Sencha, and facebook.com/SenchaInc.

Silver Sponsors


Did you know that Amazon.com engineers work on some of the most interesting technical challenges on the planet? We’re looking for exceptional software engineers and web developers to join our growing technology organization in beautiful Seattle.


Appcelerator's Titanium mobile development platform is used by 300,000 developers worldwide who have launched more than 40,000 in the wild. Awarded GSMA's 2012 Mobile Award for "Best Cloud-Based Technology." Titanium leverages over 5,000 mobile device and operating system APIs to enable developers to create native iOS, Android, and HTML5 mobile web apps using their JavaScript skills.

Barracuda Networks

Barracuda Networks was founded on the premise that spam is growing at an exponential rate and poses a tremendous threat to every company's productivity. In response to this threat, Barracuda Networks developed the Barracuda Spam Firewall family, the leading spam and virus-blocking network appliances for businesses of all size and type.

Gluecode Software

Gluecode Software™is an open source application infrastructure company. The company specializes in top layer application infrastructure, including business process management, security management, and enterprise portal. Gluecode delivers reliable open source to the enterprise through managed open source, bringing companies greater flexibility and control over their business applications.

M1 Global Solutions

M1 Global Solutions is a provider of integrated Business Process Management and Interaction Management software and services (commercial and open source). Our open source products enable effective model-driven software development and collaboration.

Red Hat

Founded in 1993, Red Hat is the premier Linux and open source provider. The most recognized Linux brand in the world. We serve global enterprises through technology and services made possible by the open source model. Solutions include Red Hat Enterprise Linux operating platforms, sold through a subscription model, and a broad range of services: consulting, 24x7 support, Red Hat Network. Red Hat's global training program operates in more than 60 locations worldwide and features RHCE, the global standard Linux certification.


Twitter is a communication platform that instantly connects people everywhere to what's most meaningful to them. With 340 million Tweets per day and more than 140 million active users, there is something for everyone on Twitter, no matter what you're interested in or where you are in the world.

Zend Technologies

Zend Technologies, the PHP company, is the home of the Zend Engine, on which all PHP applications run. Founded by the creators of PHP, Zend Technologies is the recognized authority in PHP and dynamic web-site deployment. Zend builds the premiere solutions to develop, protect and scale dynamic web applications.

Media Sponsors

Apache Week

Apache Week--Published weekly on the web and by email since 1996, Red Hat's Apache Week is the definitive online resource for all users of Apache and Apache-based web servers. Apache Week covers essential security issues, new server developments, as well as tutorials and features for novice and expert users alike.


At BlackGirlsCode our mission is to increase the number of young women of color in the field of digital and computer technology by providing them with skills in computer programming, exposing them to role models in the technology space, and increasing their self-confidence by teaching them the skills required to become tech creators and entrepreneurs. Our mission is to empower young women of color to become the masters of their technological universe and make a real contribution via STEM fields such as the software industry to society. Our motto is: Build the Future!

Daemon News

Daemon News, is a comprehensive resource for BSD, operating in close contact with the community. Established in 1998, Daemon News provides a monthly online publication, Daily BSD News, a quarterly hardcopy publication, a community based support forum, and a retail outlet called BSDMall.com for all BSD related merchandise. Daemon News also publishes Darwin, the Open Source Version of Mac OS X, FreeBSD, NetBSD, and Unix Utilities for Mac OS X.


DevtownStation.com, the Software Developers Training Portal , maintains one of the best Developer Conference and Educational event calendars. Devtown can be searched by language, dates and locations. Check out the site and post your upcoming conferences, webinars, road shows, or training courses, free of charge.

HTML5 Weekly

HTML5 Weekly is a free, once–weekly e-mail round-up of HTML5 and browser technology news and links. It covers CSS3, Canvas, WebSockets, WebGL, Native Client, and more. It has 14,000 subscribers.

Integration Developer News

Integration Developer News strives to show Enterprise Developers (Java, ASP/.NET, C/C++, COBOL, etc.) how to continually expand their skill set o bring together front-end & back-end systems (web, app server, legacy) to create web services and integrated solutions. IDN features examples of tactical integration and web services with a critical eye toward expanding developer's career opportunities & skills.

JavaScript Weekly

JavaScript Weekly is a free e-mail round-up of JavaScript news and articles, delivered to over 24,000 subscribers each week.

Linux Journal

SSC Publications, publisher of Linux Journal, is an established leader in the Linux, Open Source and UNIX fields. Now celebrating its eighth year of publication, Linux Journal is the premier magazine of the Linux community. To learn more about LJ and other SSC resources visit Linux Journal online.

Linux Journal

Linux Journal is the premier Linux magazine, dedicated to serving the Linux community and promoting the use of Linux world-wide. A monthly periodical, Linux Journal was founded in 1994 and is currently celebrating its seventeenth year of publication.

Linux Pro Magazine

Available in both print and digital editions, Linux Pro Magazine (Linux Magazine outside North America) brings practical, hands-on solutions for real users who depend on Linux in their daily lives. Our readers are a new generation of Linux experts who are pushing the limits of Linux as a server, desktop, and development platform. They read Linux Pro Magazine to learn more about technologies and products for Linux. Our unique combination of advanced coverage with a practical emphasis makes Linux Pro Magazine a great fit for the kinds of reader who tend to make decisions and pass on recommendations.


LinuxQuestions.org is a free, friendly and active Linux Community with over 100,000 members. Founded in 2000 LQ offers forums, reviews, a Linux hardware compatibility list, a wiki based Linux knowledgebase, Linux tutorials and more. LQ has forums for everything from Linux Newbies to Linux in the Enterprise and has over 15 officially recognized Linux distribution forums.

O'Reilly Network

O'Reilly Network is the Online Resource for Open and Emerging Technologies. You trust O'Reilly to help you do your job more efficiently and effectively. And you can trust O'Reilly Network to deepen your knowledge and technical skills. O'Reilly Network offers information beyond O'Reilly books, from thought-provoking articles to extensive, searchable resources. It's your essential technology site before and after conferences: www.oreillynet.com.


Open Enterprise Trends (OET) believes that Open Source software is becoming critical to the success of enterprise developers building next-generation solutions. OET helps bridge the gap between many Open Source and commercial solutions, to provide all developers with the expertise and perspective to take better advantages of both technology types.


OSDN is the most dynamic community-driven technology network on the Web. The cornerstone of the Open Source, IT and development communities, OSDN delivers a concise, spirited view of the top tech news, tools, and resource for the communities it serves. OSDN sites include Slashdot.org, SourceForge.net, Linux.com, ThinkGeek.com, and freshmeat.net. To find out more, visit www.osdn.com.


OSXFAQ.com is the premier gathering place for Mac OS X. With daily Mac OS X & UNIX tips, the Learning Center, Mac OS X news, forums, reviews, tutorials, hints, seminars, reader reports, surveys, FAQ's, and MAN pages on using, administering, and integrating Mac OS X within Macintosh environments both big and small.

PHP Magazine

International PHP Magazine -- The English language PHP Magazine is the international source for PHP programmers and web developers. It is available worldwide. Different sections on topics like Enterprise , Start-up , Tools & Tips , Development , and Databases provide the PHP community with all relevant information on PHP. Published bi-monthly.

Powell's Books

Powell's Books is the largest independent used and new bookstore in the world. Located in Portland, Oregon, Powell's consists of seven general and specialty bookstores, including Powell's Technical Books. Search all our stores, plus the inventory of three giant warehouses at Powells.com, voted Best of the Web by Forbes magazine.


Queue's mission is simple: provide useful, insightful information to help software architects in their careers. Find out why Eric Allman and Steve Bourne choose to help drive our content by being members of our Editorial Advisory Board. No hype, no rehashed solutions - just a committed focus on the challenges ahead serious developers.


Safari Tech Books Online pinpoints solutions to your urgent technical problems by allowing you to search, read, and annotate the full text from hundreds of books by top publishers like O'Reilly, New Riders, Addison-Wesley Professional, and Prentice Hall PTR.

Safari Books Online

Safari Books Online is an on-demand digital library providing subscription access to thousands of online books and videos for technology, creative and business professionals. Our constantly growing collection includes exclusive access to resources from O'Reilly Media, Microsoft Press, Addison-Wesley, Prentice Hall, Cisco Press, as well as hundreds of titles from Wrox, Apress and Manning.


SDForum is the leading Silicon Valley not-for-profit organization providing an unbiased source of information, insight, and expertise to the technology community for 20 years. Each month SDForum reaches 1200 software professionals - including nearly 2000 paying members - through 20 events that promote new technologies, businesses and practices that advance the industry. SDForum has long-standing relationships in the valley including software companies such as BEA, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, and Sun. In addition, they have support from the City of San Jose, and sponsorship from over 30 venture capital firms and service providers.


SearchEnterpriseLinux.com provides a one-stop information, news and advice resource for IT shops who use or plan to use Linux.  You'll find a variety of rich original content pieces and in-depth insight from leading experts and analysts to help you in making crucial Linux migration, integration, interoperability, administration and security decisions. Register for free.

SiliconANGLE Wikibon

SiliconANGLE Wikibon presents theCUBE, the tech world's premier streaming video platform. theCUBE brings today's most important technology events to life through in-depth conversations with technology executives and innovative IT practitioners, as well as unrivaled news analysis from top industry analysts and journalists, all broadcast live in high-definition. theCUBE creates spaces for big ideas to grow.


Socialmedia.biz provides consulting services, creates social media strategies and transforms websites into social sites. Since 2004, our world-class team of experts has been helping mid-size businesses become more social, more engaged and more in touch with customers'needs on the Social Web. Let's talk!

Software Association of Oregon

The Software Association of Oregon (SAO) serves the state's network of software-powered organizations to help establish, grow, and sustain successful organizations. Over 600 companies form the SAO and take advantage of continuing education, networking, group buying discounts and long term industry development. Companies of all sizes and industries belong.

Stack Overflow

Stack Overflow is a programming question and answer site collaboratively edited by the programmer community. Over 15 million programmer visitors use Stack Overflow each month to get answers to their toughest technical queries.


SXSW Interactive Festival -- Scheduled Friday, March 11 through Tuesday, March 15 in Austin, Texas, the 2005 South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival brings together the web's most creative personalities for five days of panels, trade show, networking and exciting evening events. See www.sxsw.com/interactive for more information on the SXSW Interactive Festival.


Sys Admin, the journal for Unix systems administrators satisfies the technical needs of Unix systems administrators working in heterogeneous computing environments. Coverage spans a wide range of technical topics crucial to systems administration in the enterprise. Articles provide practical, in-depth coverage of the administration of all major UNIX flavors including: Solaris, Linux, HP-UX, AIX, Tru64, BSD and Irix, within environments of all sizes.

The Joy of Tech

The Joy of Tech is a geek entertainment icon.With its smart and sexy style, The Joy of Tech comic pokes fun at the latest cultural and technological trends. From Open Source to Microsoft to Macintosh, from the corporate giants to everyday geeks, nothing is sacred, and the JoT will have you laughing at it all, and perhaps yourself! Written by Nitrozac and Snaggy (a.k.a. Liza Schmalcel and Bruce Evans) they are also the authors of The Best of the Joy of Tech, and the creators of GeekCulture.com. The Joy of Tech makes us all heroes. - Steve Wozniak


TheNextWeb.com is a worldwide leading source for technology news, business and culture. Over the last few years this site has grown into one of the world's leading technology blogs. We live to bring news and views from an international perspective. TNW has four million unique visitors per month, over 600k Twitter followers, 55k Facebook fans and the accolade of the 9 most influential blogs in the world (according to Technorati). With a brilliant team of editors & writers across Europe, Australia, Middle East, Africa, Asia and North & South America, you can rest assured that if it's worth hearing about: you'll hear it from us first.


Launched in 2004, Ubergizmo has quickly become one of the top consumer electronics websites in the US, delivering straightforward news and analysis of the electronics you love and the ones that you love to hate. Ubergizmo is a Webby Award Honoree, has been ranked as a Top100 Blog by PCMagazine, ranks Top100 in Nielsen's Blogpulse and Technorati. http://www.ubergizmo.com


VersionTracker.com is the most accurate and up-to-date source of Mac, Windows, and Palm OS software updates on the Internet. The VersionTracker content team tracks over 35,000 applications with hundreds more added every week. Over 2.6 million people visit VersionTracker.com every month, most of them power users, business or IT-oriented professionals.


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Women 2.0

Women 2.0 is committed to increasing the number of women entrepreneurs starting high growth ventures by providing the resources, network, and knowledge for the launch and growth of their company. Our vision is to be a catalyst for change, mobilizing a global community of ambitious women entrepreneurs seeking to advance the world through technology. Women 2.0 is headquartered in San Francisco. Support innovation.

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