The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within Cloud Computing, and to provide education on the uses of Cloud Computing to help secure all other forms of computing. The Cloud Security Alliance is led by a broad coalition of industry practitioners, corporations, associations and other key stakeholders.

Coders' Corner is coming to the Expo Halls this year! It's the place to bring folks new to coding (think "Friends and Family") to spend a little time having fun as they play with some simple code projects. Or, if you are a hardware wiz who has always wanted to try your hand at the softer side of computer science, stop by and we can help you explore some simple code and show you ways you can take computer science courses from top-notch colleges, like Harvard and MIT, online, for free. The Coders' Corner is sponsored by OLPC 2.0 and OSSIE-SoCal.

Cylon.js is JavaScript Robotics powered by Node.js. With support for 34 different hardware and software platforms, as well as a built-in API, there is no faster way to get serious with open source robotics.

Damaka® is a leading innovator in the Mobile UCC space, the leading provider of UCC SDKs available on the market today, and the pioneer of UCC in the cloud with its Amadeo Cloud UCCaaS offering. The company provides secure, real-time native video calling and collaboration solutions on all major smartphones, tablets and Linux/Mac/PC platforms. The industry's first and only Universal UCC™ solution is provided by Damaka with Amadeo™.

The Debian Project is an association of individuals who have made common cause to create a free operating system. This operating system they have created is called Debian GNU/Linux, or simply Debian for short.

Debian systems currently use the Linux kernel. Linux is a piece of software started by Linus Torvalds and supported by thousands of programmers worldwide.

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Since 1997 DreamHost has helped entrepreneurs and developers the world over bring their dreams to life on the Internet. From domain registrations to web hosting and even powerful cloud storage and computing services, more than 400,000 customers trust DreamHost to be their online home. Packed with unbelievable value, DreamHost is the best place to launch a blog, website, or web application into the stratosphere. Learn more at http://DreamHost.com.

Droplabs is a collaborative hackerspace and Drupal coworking and event space in downtown Los Angeles. Created in early 2011 by LA Drupal members for the LA Drupal community, we are focused on serving the greater LA Drupal community, enriching the Drupal skills and lives of its members, and bringing joy to our Drupal practice. Our founders represent several local area businesses that have deep roots in the Drupal and open source communities.

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dtk.io is a hosted service that includes a set of tools for developing & delivering puppet/chef backed services. It includes an orchestration engine tightly couple with puppet & chef workflows, your own private service catalog/forge and collaborative features to greatly boost the sharing and re-use of configuration management resources across teams and disciplines.

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Elasticsearch is on a mission to make massive amounts of data usable for businesses everywhere by delivering the world’s most advanced search and analytics engine Elasticsearch is on a mission to make massive amounts of data usable for businesses everywhere by delivering the world’s most advanced search and analytics engine available. With a laser focus on achieving the best user experience imaginable, the Elasticsearch ELK stack - comprised of Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana - has become one of the most popular and rapidly growing open source solutions in the market.

From the Internet to the iPod, technologies are transforming our society and empowering us as speakers, citizens, creators, and consumers. When our freedoms in the networked world come under attack, the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is the first line of defense.