LinuxFest Northwest 2017 Preview

Submitted by Scott Dowdle on Wed, 05/03/2017 - 15:54

LFNW 2017 is in Bellingham, WA this weekend... and this will be my umteenth year of going (I've lost count... 10, 11?).  Looking at the schedule, here's what interests me thus far:

9:30am to 10:30am - Fedora: where we are and where we're going *OR* More Terrible Ideas for Containers? The Ideal and the Real Linux Container
10:45am to 12:15pm - Secure Cloud: Linode With Full Disk Encryption
1:00pm to 2:00pm - Cashless Society: a Credible Death Threat to Privacy
2:15pm to 3:15pm - Virtualized Gaming & Server performance using PCIe passthrough
3:30pm to 4:30pm - The Surveillance State in the Trump Era: Government Spying, Why it Matters, and What You Can Do

9:30am to 10:30am - Tiny Computers, JavaScript and MIDI
10:45am to 11:45am - RISC-V: Open Hardware for Your Open Source Software
12:30pm to 1:30pm - Things you didn't know Apache httpd could do
1:45pm to 2:45pm - Three Generations of FreeNAS: The World's most popular storage OS turns 12
3:00pm to 4:00pm - Container Images @ FB with Btrfs