Gold Sponsor

Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Technology innovation that fosters business transformation. We are in the acceleration business. We help customers use technology to slash the time it takes to turn ideas into value. In turn, they transform industries, markets and lives.

Some of our customers run traditional IT environments. Most are transitioning to a secure, cloud-enabled, mobile-friendly infrastructure. Many rely on a combination of both. Wherever they are in that journey, we provide the technology and solutions to help them succeed.

Free, collaborative maps are uniquely valuable to humanitarian work, especially in places where base map data is often scarce, out of date, or rapidly changing. OpenStreetMap is a project to create a free and open map of the entire world, built entirely by volunteers surveying with GPS, digitizing aerial imagery, and collecting and liberating existing public sources of geographic data. The information in OpenStreetMap can fill in the gaps in base map data to assist in responses to disasters and crisis.

Gold Sponsor

IBM Linux solutions are committed to providing leadership solutions to help address real business needs at a lower cost of ownership. IBM provides unique value with our extensive platform support, enabling our clients to choose the hardware best suited to their workloads, while benefiting from a consistent Linux operating environment. IBM Linux solutions brings open innovation to all IBM server and storage system platforms, freeing datacenters from vendor lock-in with choice and flexibility to scale your business on the fastest growing operating system in the world.

InformIT.com is home to the leading technology publishing imprints such as Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, Prentice Hall, Sams, and more. Microsoft Press books and eBooks are published by Microsoft and now distributed by us, Pearson Education. Here you will gain access to trusted, quality content and resources from the authors, creators, innovators, and leaders of technology and business. InformIT.com has a solution for you.

Inkscape is an Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, Freehand, CorelDraw, or Xara X using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format. Supported SVG features include shapes, paths, text, markers, clones, alpha blending, transforms, gradients, patterns, and grouping.

The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill, and professional growth of its members.

In a nutshell, Jenkins CI is the leading open-source continuous integration server. Built with Java, it provides over 400 plugins to support building and testing virtually any project.


KDE, the KDE Software Compilation, is a contemporary desktop environment for UNIX, Linux and BSD workstations. KDE seeks to fulfill the need for an easy to use desktop for, similar to those found on Macintosh and Microsoft Windows operating systems.

Silver Sponsor

Key Information Systems (KeyInfo) is a leading regional systems integrator, with world-class compute, storage, networking solutions and professional services for the most advanced software-defined data centers. 

These competencies are tightly complimented by a full suite of data center capabilities including private and hybrid cloud offerings, connectivity services, colocation facilities and managed services. 

For more information visit our website at www.keyinfo.com.

Kids on Computers (KOC) is a nonprofit organization comprised of a group of volunteers who want to bring computers and free and open source software to disadvantaged kids in order to provide them with increased educational opportunities so they can enrich their own lives and the lives within their communities. KOC currently has labs in Mexico, Argentina, Nepal, India, and Morocco.