Posted in blog, tradeshow-events on December 02, 2013
This past November, Thomas Pham, David Valencia, John Hixson, and Jeremy Quinn made the trek to Denver, CO for Supercomputing 13. The unanimous consensus was that the event was a great success! The team came back excited and full of stories to share.
Posted in blog, tradeshow-events on November 25, 2013
On November 18-19, 2013, the OpenZFS Developer Summit was held at Delphix in San Francisco, California. The summit was attended by developers from many different companies who are currently building products using the ZFS file system. FreeNAS developers from iXsystems attended the Summit.
Posted in blog, misc, tradeshow-events on November 22, 2013
This is the second in our series of presentation recaps. In addition to Craig's presentation (which can be found here) at the FreeBSD Vendor Summit held on November 7, 2013, iXsystems was also represented by Alfred Perlstein.
Posted in blog, misc, tradeshow-events on November 14, 2013
On November 7, 2013, the FreeBSD Vendor Summit was held at the Yahoo! campus in Sunnyvale, California. The summit was attended by representatives from many companies who are interested in building commercial products and services on FreeBSD. iXsystems was well represented at the summit.
Posted in blog, tradeshow-events on November 12, 2013
We are well into the fall tradeshow season. This new recap comes from our second-to-last conference of the year, the 27th Large Installation System Administration Conference (LISA ‘13) in Washington, DC. This year, we sent Matt F, Josh, and Dru. Afterwards, they were kind enough to share their thoughts on the event.
Posted in blog, tradeshow-events on November 08, 2013
About a week ago, the seventh annual PGDay.IT conference took place in Prato, Tuscany. iXsystems sent some schwag to distribute in support of the event. After the event concluded, Luca Ferrari, the current president of the Italian PostgreSQL Users' Group (ITPUG) was kind enough to give us an interview and let us know more about the gathering.
Posted in blog, tradeshow-events on November 06, 2013
It was late afternoon on a chilly autumn day in San Francisco. Upstairs from the seemingly innocuous DNA Pizza-slash-cafe restaurant, preparations were under way as the iXsystems marketing team began setting up for the once-in-a-lifetime 20th Anniversary FreeBSD party.
Posted in blog, tradeshow-events on October 29, 2013
Last weekend, Dru, Kris, John, and MattO went to Dulles, VA to attend vBSDCon. I had heard a lot of excited talk beforehand in anticipation of the event from our employees. Afterwards, I asked them for their thoughts and a rundown of their experience at the event.