FreeBSD Presence at NYCBSDCon
matt at ixsystems.com
Thu Mar 20 18:18:35 UTC 2008
On Mar 20, 2008, at 10:57 AM, Steven Kreuzer wrote:
> I am writing on behalf of the admin team that is currently organizing
> NYCBSDCon 2008. We currently have Columbia University booked for
> 11th and 12th of this year and among everything else going on, I would
> like to get the ball rolling on FreeBSD's presence.
> In 2006, Alfred Perlstein and I had received donations from FreeBSD
> and everything we sold at the conference was donated to The FreeBSD
> Foundation. (Over $600 dollars)
> Check out the table we had setup:
> In 2006, we waited until the last minute to put that together the
> and to avoid the rush, I thought I would start reaching out to
> people to
> see if they are interested in assisting.
> I am currently looking for people who are planning on attending the
> conference and would be interested in manning the table to sell
> related products. In addition, I am looking for people who would be
> to reach out to FreeBSD vendors who may be willing to donate, or
> us discounts on products that could be sold to raise money for the
> Also, if you have any other ideas on thing we can have in terms of
> and whatnot, please let me know. In 2006, the NetBSD team had a few
> of exotic hardware running NetBSD. It was pretty cool to watch a
> pxeboot of an ultra 2.
> Thanks, and I look forward to hearing from you all.
We'll bring the FreeBSD booth backdrop, FreeBSD Mall goodies, and the
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