O'Reilly European Open Source Convention - October 17-20, 2005 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Sponsors

Diamond Sponsor

Computer Associates International Inc., (CA)

Computer Associates International Inc., (CA) is a leading worldwide provider of IT management solutions and services. CA solutions address an extensive range of management challenges across the full range of heterogeneous distributed and mainframe platforms with solutions for infrastructure management, storage management, security management, application life cycle management, data and application development, and portal technology and business intelligence.

IBM

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.


Gold Sponsor

Microsoft

For over four years, Microsoft's Shared Source Initiative has provided source code to more than 2 million customers, partners and governments worldwide.


Silver Sponsors

ActiveState

ActiveState, a division of Sophos, is the leading provider of software solutions that increase developer productivity and organizational efficiency through the innovative use of open source technology. Over two million developers rely on ActiveState's open source language programming tools, language distributions, and enterprise support services.

Alfresco

Alfresco's open source enterprise content repository and portlets; built by the team that includes the co-founder/author of Documentum. Alfresco’s modular architecture uses the latest open source Java technologies: Spring, Hibernate, Lucene, MyFaces and groundbreaking Common Internet File System (CIFS) interface for Microsoft file system compatibility, enabling content contribution and scalability.

Intel Corporation

Intel is a long standing leader in OSS and Linux, fostering innovation and participating in the OSS community. Intel has devoted extensive resources to research and development, software tools, validation and standards creation to enable Linux and OSS growth. Together, we can benefit the community and PC customers worldwide with world-class open, flexible, and cost-effective solutions.

LINAGORA

Established in 2000, LINAGORA has been one of the original promoters of the Open Source approach in the French speaking community, and is still very actively involved in this field. LINAGORA interacts proactively with his clients in their industrial projects, grounded on Open Source Solutions technology. LINAGORA's line of activity is leveraged by unique tools and methods and his innovative service offering, based on 8 Competence Centres: LDAP Directory, CMS, Supervision, Groupware, Security and PKI, Open Office productivity, Database, J2EE development. Finally, LINAGORA's offer includes training courses, allowing customers to take best advantage of Open Source opportunities.

MySQL

MySQL, the world's most popular open source database, develops and markets a family of high performance, database servers and tools. Many of the world's largest organizations, including Yahoo! and Sabre Holdings, are realizing significant cost savings by using MySQL to power Web sites, business-critical enterprise applications and packaged software.

Oracle

Oracle's business is information—how to manage it, use it, share it, protect it. For nearly three decades, Oracle, the world's largest enterprise software company, has provided the software and services that let organizations get the most up-to-date and accurate information from their business systems.

Red Hat

Red Hat--The Open Source Leader. What began as a better way to build software--openness, transparency, collaboration--soon shifted the balance of power in an entire industry. The revolution of choice continues. Today Red Hat is the world's most trusted provider of Linux and open source technology.

Sleepycat Software

Sleepycat Software makes Berkeley DB, the most widely used open source developer database in the world with over 200 million deployments. Customers such as Amazon.com, AOL, Cisco, EMC, Google, Motorola, RSA Security, Sun Microsystems, TIBCO and VERITAS also rely on Berkeley DB for fast, scalable, reliable and cost-effective data management.

SpikeSource

SpikeSource is a trusted supplier of certification, testing and support services for open source software. In addition to providing fully integrated and productized software, SpikeSource also provides update and support services, information services, and tools to better manage the introduction and ongoing maintenance of open source within the enterprise.

Zimbra

Zimbra is the leading open source community for building next generation collaboration technology. At Zimbra, our goal is to make e-mail, calendar, contacts and other communications technologies the best they can be. We believe that by opening the technology to the community that we can maximize innovation, scale and flexibility.


Media Sponsors

boing boing

With more than a million of visitors a month, Boing Boing is one of the most well-read weblogs in the world. Boing Boing's daily digest of technology, culture, and Internet curiosities are written and edited by four veteran print and broadcast journalists, whose work appears regularly in Wired, National Public Radio, PBS, The New York Times, Scientific American, Playboy, Popular Science, MSNBC, and Business 2.0. Last year at the SXSW conference, Boing Boing won three Bloggie Awards: Best American Weblog, Best Group Weblog, and Weblog of the Year.

C/C++ Users Journal

C/C++ Users Journal: Advanced Solutions for Professional Developers serves the advanced developer community whose work requires mastery in the C and C++ languages. Journal includes a bi-monthly supplement: Java Solutions. It is written by and for the most advanced programmers in the development market. Programmers working in these languages depend on its practical solutions for real-world programming answers.

Hakin9

hakin9 is a magazine about hacking and IT security, covering techniques of breaking into computer systems, defence and protection methods. Reports, news and reviews, providing practical, hands-on information for those who are interested in hacking – both professionals (system administrators, security specialists) and hobbyists.

OpenSourceMag

The basic accents are technologies, software and phylosophy, based on open source principles. OpenSourceMag is a natural extension of the initiative for makeing popular these ideas and our efforts in preparing the conference of internet technologies WebTech. Main Topics Are- Open Companies,Open Culture,Open Interview,Open LifeStyle,Open Software,Open Phylosophy

Ping Wales

Ping Wales, the first B2B publication to focus exclusively on the flourishing Welsh IT sector. In addition to daily news covering the latest IT developments across Wales and the world, Ping Wales features in-depth articles on business strategy and development, interviews with the decision makers shaping the Welsh IT industry and more.

Ping Wales

Ping Wales, the first B2B publication to focus exclusively on the flourishing Welsh IT sector. In addition to daily news covering the latest IT developments across Wales and the world, Ping Wales features in-depth articles on business strategy and development, interviews with the decision makers shaping the Welsh IT industry and more.

Security Horizon

Security Horizon, a veteran-owned small business, was founded in 2000 by information security professionals with extensive backgrounds in commercial, United States government, and Department of Defense (DoD) environments. Our offerings include security assessments and network vulnerability evaluations, penetration testing, security policy development, and National Security Agency INFOSEC training courses.

Software Developers Journal

Software Developer's Journal is complete guide for professional programmers. We publish news, information and articles with programming solutions for the software community. The magazine is mainly read by programmers who want to learn and keep up to date with the changes and achievements in IT. The magazine publishes clear, practical and theoretical examples including case studies that sometimes cover small projects in their entirety.

Software Network

TheSoftwareNetwork.com, is a leading destination of software buyers seeking information on enterprise software solutions and providers. The Software Network reaches thousands of active software propsects per day, and drives highly targeted leads and traffic to participating vendors.

WebDevMagazine

WebDevMagazine is a magazine for internet technologies, culture, communications and business.It has been published since 2003 year in PDF format, in bulgarian language. Through these 2 years of existence we have published a lot of materials on subjects connected with internet technologies, and also we have made a lot of intreviews with known personalities.

Wydawnictwo Software


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Diamond Sponsors

Computer Associates International Inc., (CA)
IBM

Gold Sponsors

Microsoft

Silver Sponsors

ActiveState
Alfresco
Intel Corporation
LINAGORA
MySQL
Oracle
Red Hat
Sleepycat Software
SpikeSource
Zimbra

Media Sponsors

boing boing
C/C++ Users Journal
Hakin9
OpenSourceMag
Ping Wales
Ping Wales
Security Horizon
Software Developers Journal
Software Network
WebDevMagazine
Wydawnictwo Software

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