OSCON 2017

OSCON celebrates, explains, and demonstrates the power of open source technologies from the inception of languages and frameworks up through their use in the enterprise. We invite you to join us as we bring together a large community of contributors, learners, and users.

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5 steps to excellent documentation

Five steps to excellent documentation
Ben Hall from Katacoda and Ocelot Uproar gave an awesome talk at OSCON 2017 about another topic near and dear to my heart: documentation! This is a...Read more

Sharing America's code

Sharing America's code
White House senior advisor Alvand Salehi explains at OSCON why the federal government's support of open source is "here to stay."Read more

Making your first open source contribution

Making your first open source contribution
Puppet Labs software engineer shares how to become a contributor to open source projects.Read more

Google software engineer Jessica Frazelle on the life of a large scale open source project

Google software engineer Jessica Frazelle on the life of a large scale open source project
Tips and tools for building and nurturing open source contributors, maintainers, and supporters, from Google software engineer Jessica Frazelle.Read more

11 wisdoms from half a life in open source

11 wisdoms from half a life in open source
Brad Fitzpatrick, a software engineer at Google working on the Go programming language, keynotes at OSCON this year, giving the audience bits of...Read more

Netflix's Spinnaker tale

Netflix's Spinnaker tale
Learn how Netflix's in-house engineers adapted to the sea change inherent in open source collaboration through the Spinnaker project.Read more

How game design can help you build better software

How game design can help you build better software
Even small changes can make a big difference in your ability to craft software that has an extremely powerful and positive impact on people's lives.Read more

A beginner's guide to Linux syscalls

A beginner's guide to Linux syscalls
Learn how system calls can handle a lot of functions, simple and complex, in Linux applications.Read more