Holding a successful doc sprint requires some thought and planning. Here are five lessons learned from years of both organizing sprints and observing other people's sprints at Open Help.
6th annual Open Hardware Summit open for submissions and registration.
Senior engineering manager at Etsy John Goulah talks to me about what it means to fail faster at Etsy, and shares some interesting insights into the communication techniques Etsy uses to empower their associates and improve the experience of buyers and sellers on the site. John will be talking more... Read more
This week DockerCon, Red Hat Summit, and DevNation kicked off. And, there's more open source goodness in conference form to come this summer, and later this fall.
An event recap of Open Source Open Society 2015 in Wellington, New Zealand; organized by four rather diverse organizations: Enspiral, Loomio, GitHub, and Chakle.
Pierre-Yves Chibon reports from PyCon 2015 Language Summit and conference.
Libre Graphics Meeting will be held in Toronto from April 29 to May 2. This conference is open to the public, and registration is free. Libre Graphics Meeting is four days of talks, workshops, and hack sessions about free/libre and open source software for software developers, artists, designers,... Read more
Barzan Mozafari, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor), will be giving a talk on the predictability of performance in database systems at the OpenStack Live conference in Santa Clara, California on Tuesday, April 14.
Conference season is here. And, with it comes a barrage of swag just waiting to find its way to bottom of our bags or a pile on the top of our desks.
ApacheCon is coming up, and within that massive conference there will be a glimmering gem: a forum dedicated to Spark. The Spark Forum will have speakers from the Hive project, the Pig project, and the Sqoop project. Plus, two talks about Spark Streaming—one will be introductory, and the other... Read more