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Speakers set for Texas Linux Fest 2012

From:  Larry Cafiero <>
Subject:  Speakers set for Texas Linux Fest 2012
Date:  Wed, 11 Jul 2012 13:42:08 -0700
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SAN ANTONIO -- A wide spectrum of topics will be covered at Texas Linux 
Fest 2012, and the event announces the session speakers have been chosen 
for the Aug. 3-4 expo in San Antonio.

Topics cover nearly all aspects of free/open source software -- ranging 
from security to the cloud to tablets to file systems.

The keynote speaker for Texas Linux Fest 2012 will be announced soon.

A partial list of topics and speakers for Texas Linux Fest 2012 include:


      "Building software-based NAS using Gluster," given by Thomas Cameron


      "How to Create Your Own Cloud," by Joe Brockmeier


      "Introduction to FreeNAS 8.3," by Dru Lavigne


      "Get to Know btrfs," by Carlos Alva


      "Introduction to PC-BSD 9," by Kris Moore


      "Security's Worst Practices," by Gary Smith


      "Linux Kernel Debugging Techniques," by Vaitheeshwar Ramachandran


      "Reimagining the Command Line for the Tablet Age," by Ramalingam


      "Linux Audio: Pro-Audio Basics," by Gabriel Beddingfield

A complete list of speakers can be found at

Texas Linux Fest will be held on Aug. 3-4 at the Norris Conference 
Center in San Antonio. Special hotel rates at the adjacent Springhill 
Suites are $99 per night. For more information on the location and 
lodging discounts, visit

Register for Texas Linux Fest 2012 at

For more information about Texas Linux Fest 2012, visit

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