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Thursday At-a-Glance

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Thursday, July 29
8:45 am

Infinite in Three Directions: In Praise of Open Thinking
Esther Dyson, Editor at Large, CNET Networks
George Dyson, Independent, Historian of Technology
Freeman Dyson, Physicist & Educator
Location: Oregon Ballroom
Time: 8:45am - 9:30am
Track: Keynote
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9:30 am
10:15 am
Break
10:45 am

Using CPAN Tools for In-House Development
Autrijus Tang, President, OurInternet, Inc. | The Elixir Initiative
Brian Ingerson, Free Agent, Social Text, Inc.
Location: Salon G
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Perl
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Qpsmtpd - The Perl SMTP Server
Matt Sergeant, Senior Anti-Spam Technologist, MessageLabs Inc.
Location: Salon A
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Perl
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XML Driven Classes in Python
Eric van der Vlist, CEO, Dyomedea
Location: Columbia
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Python
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State of PHP 5
Andi Gutmans, Co-Founder and VP of Technology, Zend Technologies, Inc.
Location: Salon F
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: PHP
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Amanda for Data Backup, or: How to Sleep Better at Night
Fran Fabrizio, Senior Systems Administrator, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Location: Salon D
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Linux
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Toward a New Kind of "Linux Distribution"
Jeff Licquia, Progeny
Location: Mt. Hood
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Linux
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MySQL High Availability Options
Jeremy D. Zawodny, Technical Yahoo, Yahoo! Inc.
Location: Salon I
Time: 10:45am - 12:20pm
Track: MySQL
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Publishing a Revolutionary Medical Textbook with Apache FOP and XSL-FO
Ben Galbraith, Ajaxian
Location: Salon B
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: XML
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DOAP: Decentralizing Project Registries
Edd Dumbill, Principal, Useful Information Company
Location: Eugene
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: XML
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Tsearch2: PostgreSQL Full Text Search Extension
George Essig, Web Developer, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Location: Salon H
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: PostgreSQL
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Controlling and Testing Distributed Systems with Ruby
Richard Kilmer, Founder, InfoEther, Inc.
Location: Meadowlark
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Ruby
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Open Source Software - An Industrial Revolution for the 21st Century
Simon Phipps, Chief Open Source Officer, Sun Microsystems
Location: Salon C
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Emerging Topics
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Commercial OSS Business Panel
Tim O'Reilly, Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Matt Asay, VP, Business Development, Alfresco Software
Brian Behlendorf, Founder & CTO, CollabNet
Bob Lisbonne, General Partner, Matrix Partners
Jason Matusow, Director of Shared Source Initiative, Microsoft Corporation
Zack Urlocker, Executive Vice President, MySQL AB
Location: Salon E
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Emerging Topics
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How to Manage Over 1000 Servers in Your Spare Time
Sean Lynch, Senior Director of Systems Engineering, Ticketmaster
Location: Portland
Time: 10:45am - 11:30am
Track: Products & Services
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11:30 am
5 Min. Interim
11:35 am

Database Abstraction with Class::DBI
Casey West, Software Developer, pair Networks
Location: Salon G
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Perl
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Masquerading and Adaptation Design Patterns in Python
Alex Martelli, Uber Technical Lead, Google, Inc.
Location: Columbia
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Python
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High Performance PHP
George Schlossnagle, VP of Engineering, OmniTI Computer Consulting, Inc.
Location: Salon F
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: PHP
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Localizing BBC News for a Global Audience
Stephen Betts, Online Systems Development Lead, BBC News
Location: Salon B
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Apache
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Deploying Linux on the Desktop with LTSP
Jim McQuillan, Founder, Linux Terminal Server Project (LTSP)
Location: Salon D
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Linux
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Illuminate A Murky IT Environment -- Then Standardize Without Fear
Joel Noble
Location: Salon A
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Linux
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Seeing XForms Inside Out:: Inside an XForms Validator
Micah Dubinko, Chief XML Architect, Cardiff Software
Location: Salon C
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: XML
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Flexible Data Acquisition and Analysis
Joseph Conway
Location: Salon H
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: PostgreSQL
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Project Alph, a Ruby-to-Flash Bridge
Richard Kilmer, Founder, InfoEther, Inc.
Location: Meadowlark
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Ruby
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Advice for Open Source Job Seekers
Andy Lester, Senior Programmer, Follett Library Resources
Bill Odom, President, The Perl Foundation
Location: Salon E
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Emerging Topics
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Building the Platform
David Ballenger, Senior Principal Engineer, Amazon.com
Location: Salmon
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Emerging Topics
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Meet the O'Reilly Network Editors
 chromatic, Technical Evangelist, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Bruce Stewart, Editor, Emerging Telephony & MacDevCenter sites, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Location: Eugene
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Emerging Topics
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Preview of Make
Dale Dougherty, Editor & Publisher, Make, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Location: Mt. Hood
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Emerging Topics
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java.net
Christian Cheline, Sun Microsystems
Location: Portland
Time: 11:35am - 12:20pm
Track: Products & Services
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12:20 pm
Lunch - on your own
1:45 pm

Building a High-Speed Web Site Using Template Toolkit and PersistentPerl
Vivek Khera, MailerMailer, LLC
Location: Salon G
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Perl
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IO::All and Other Spiffy Modules
Brian Ingerson, Free Agent, Social Text, Inc.
Location: Salon D
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Perl
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Cocoa Programming in Perl
Adam Turoff, Consultant
Location: Salon A
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Perl
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wxPython in a Nutshell
Robin Dunn, Software Craftsman, OSAF
Location: Salon I
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Python
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Teaching Python with Graphics
Kirby Urner, Partner, 4D Solutions
Location: Salon B
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Python
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PHP 5 + MySQL 5 = A Perfect 10
Adam Trachtenberg, Senior Manager of Platform Evangelism, eBay
Location: Columbia
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: PHP
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Wackamole: Open Source High Availability
Theo Schlossnagle, Chief Technology Officer, OmniTI Computer Consulting, Inc.
Location: Salon H
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Apache
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To The Teeth: Arming GNOME for Desktop Success
Jeff Waugh, Consultant, Gnome/Waugh Partners
Location: Mt. Hood
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Linux
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Java Desktop System: Productivity for Everyone
Peter Korn, Accessibility Architect, Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Location: Salon F
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Linux
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State of PostgreSQL
Bruce Momjian, Core Team Member, PostgreSQL Project
Location: Salon E
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: PostgreSQL
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Ruby for the Web: The Arrow Web Application Framework
Michael Granger, The FaerieMUD Consortium
Location: Meadowlark
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Ruby
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Open Source Applications for eCommerce
Jeffrey McManus, CEO, Approver.com
Location: Salon C
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Emerging Topics
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Writing, Reviewing, and Instigating O'Reilly Books
Laurie Petrycki, VP, Online Publishing Operations, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Location: Eugene
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Emerging Topics
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The Open Enterprise Server Health Monitor
Jim Abbott, Product Manager, Web Technologies, Novell
Location: Portland
Time: 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Track: Products & Services
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2:30 pm
5 Min. Interim
2:35 pm

Perl 5.8.5 Was Boring (And Why You Should Be Excited by This)
Nicholas Clark, Fotango
Location: Salon F
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Perl
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Archetypes: Customize Plone in 60 Seconds
Andy McKay, Enfold Systems
Location: Salon I
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Python
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Smarty: Gettting Web Designers Out of Your Code
Dirk Elmendorf, Chief Technology Evangelist, Rackspace Managed Hosting
Location: Salon B
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: PHP
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Unit Testing with PHPUnit
George Schlossnagle, VP of Engineering, OmniTI Computer Consulting, Inc.
Location: Columbia
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: PHP
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XML and Apache, An Overview
Ted Leung, Senior Engineer, OSAF
Location: Portland
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Apache
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Filesystem Snapshots Using Common Utilities
Andrew Sweger, Owner, Addnorya
Location: Salon A
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Linux
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Running Windows Programs on Linux - Time for Wine?
Jeremy White, CEO, CodeWeavers
Location: Salon G
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Linux
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Current State of the Linux Kernel
Greg Kroah-Hartman, Kernel Hacker, SuSE Labs / Novell
Location: Salon E
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Linux
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Mathematics and the WWW: The Abacus.mozdev Project
Alexander Vincent
Location: Salon H
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: XML
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Structuring Structural Biology with PostgreSQL
Reece Hart, Scientist, Genentech, Inc.
Location: Salon C
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: PostgreSQL
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Rublog - Blurring the Line Between Blogging and Everything Else
Chad Fowler, Ruby Central, Inc.
Location: Meadowlark
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Ruby
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Build a Book With SafariU
CJ Rayhill, CIO, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Allen Noren, Director, Online Marketing and Digital Initiatives, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Location: Eugene
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Emerging Topics
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Foiling Cross-Site Attacks
Chris Shiflett, Principal, OmniTI Computer Consulting, Inc.
Location: Mt. Hood
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Security
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Build Your Own Spam Firewall
Zach Levow, Co-founder and VP Engineering, Barracuda Networks
Location: Salon D
Time: 2:35pm - 3:20pm
Track: Products & Services
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3:20 pm
Break - refreshments served in the Exhibit Hall
4:30 pm

Parrot in the Real World
Dan Sugalski, The Perl Foundation
Location: Salon F
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Perl
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Learning Masonry
David Rolsky, House Absolute Consulting
Location: Salon H
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Perl
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Works in Progress 2
R. Geoffrey Avery, Computer Scientist, GlaxoSmithKline
Location: Portland
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Perl
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State of the Python Union
Guido van Rossum, Language Architect, Creator of Python
Location: Salon E
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Python
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PHP Web Services
Christian Wenz, Partner, Hauser & Wenz
Location: Salon A
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: PHP
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Patterns by Example in PHP Web Applications
Terry Chay, Plaxo
Location: Columbia
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: PHP
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The Incubator: How to Start a Successful Apache Project
Cliff Schmidt, Vice President of Legal Affairs, Apache Software Foundation
Location: Salon B
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Apache
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A Truly Simple API for XML
Sterling Hughes, Freelance Software Developer
Location: Eugene
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: XML
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PostgreSQL Replication Panel
Jan Wieck, PostgreSQL Project
Robert Kaye, Mayhem and Chaos Coordinator, MusicBrainz
Andrew Sullivan, Afilias
Location: Salon G
Time: 4:30pm - 6:05pm
Track: PostgreSQL
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Automating Operating Systems Testing with Ruby
Eric Schwartz, Linux QA Engineer, Hewlett-Packard Linux & Open Source Labs
Location: Meadowlark
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Ruby
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What Book Sales Tell Us About the State of the Tech Industry
Tim O'Reilly, Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Tim Allwine, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Roger Magoulas, Director Market Research, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Location: Mt. Hood
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Emerging Topics
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Open Source Intrusion Detection Systems
David Allen, President, CRCI
Location: Salon I
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Security
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The Future of Fedora
Michael Tiemann, Vice President, Open Source Affairs, RedHat, Inc.
Location: Salon D
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Track: Products & Services
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5:15 pm
5 Min. Interim
5:20 pm

Building Scalable Websites with Perl
Perrin Harkins, Senior Engineer, Plus Three
Location: Salon C
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Perl
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All Your Texts Are Belong To Us - Hacking Literature With Perl
Maciej Ceglowski, Web Applications Developer, National Institute for Technology and Liberal Education
Location: Salon H
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Perl
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Python Lightning Talks
Kevin Altis, Project Leader, PythonCard
Location: Salon E
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Python
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Adaptive Performance Optimization Techniques for Large PHP Applications
Ryo Chijiiwa, Author/Project Manager, IlohaMail.org
Location: Columbia
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: PHP
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Why PHP 5 Sucks! Why PHP 5 Rocks!
Adam Trachtenberg, Senior Manager of Platform Evangelism, eBay
Location: Salon A
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: PHP
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Using WebDAV
Greg Stein, Uber Tech Lead/Manager, Google
Location: Salon D
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Apache
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The Business Advantages of Linux and Open Source
Russell C. Pavlicek, Senior Linux Architect, Cassatt Corporation
Location: Salon F
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Linux
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Advanced LDAP: Leveraging Enterprise Directory Services
David Allen, President, CRCI
Christian Lahti, Senior Consultant, NeoMagic Corporation
Location: Mt. Hood
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Linux
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XQuery
Jason Hunter, Mark Logic
Location: Salon B
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: XML
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Code Generation With Ruby
Jack Herrington, Senior Software Engineer, Code Generation Network
Location: Meadowlark
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Ruby
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Safari Affiliate Program
Paul Bausch, Author, Amazon Hacks
Location: Eugene
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Emerging Topics
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Protecting Your Open Discussion Forum
Jamie McCarthy, Programmer, Slashdot
Chris Nandor, Programmer, Slashdot
Location: Salon I
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Security
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The Apache Beehive Open Source Project
Cliff Schmidt, Vice President of Legal Affairs, Apache Software Foundation
Garrett Conaty, BEA Systems, Inc.
Location: Portland
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Track: Products & Services
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6:05 pm
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