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Wednesday, May 31 • 16:50 - 17:30
Debian - The Best Linux Distribution - Michael Meskes, credativ Group

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Debian is the Linux distribution that is composed entirely of free and Open-Source Software and it is by far the largest Linux distribution available. The development is carried out over the Internet by a team of volunteers guided by three foundational documents: the Debian Social Contract, the Debian Constitution, and the Debian Free Software Guidelines, documents that in themselves have had a lasting influence on the free software world. With this presentation the phenomenon of the Debian project is explained, from its beginning to the current time, both on the technical side as on the organisational side. Debian has a lot more to offer than one can see on first glance, so it also shows why users should care and which advantages can be received from using Debian.

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Michael Meskes

Sr. Director Cloud Products/GM credativ, Netapp
Michael Meskes has worked in the open-source industry his whole career. After graduation he started and ran credativ, a pure open source company that is now part of NetApp, where Michael is still leading the same group of open source enthusiasts. On top of that he is tasked with improving... Read More →

Wednesday May 31, 2017 16:50 - 17:30 JST
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