Special events

Linux Professional Institute (LPI) will hold exams on Saturday, March 4, and Sunday, March 5 at Ballroom J. Following exams are planned for that day: Linux Essentials, LPIC-1, LPIC-2, LPIC-3.   If attendants would like to register for exams online, they can do so on by using the LPI ...

SCALE: The Next Generation a youth focused STEM event will return to Pasadena on March 4th.  This is an event where the free & open source community leaders of tomorrow will be able to spotlight their ideas, projects and talents!  This year's program will include sessions on everything from...

SCALE will once again host a PGP Keysigning Party on Saturday evening! All the details are below.

Have a passion you'd like to share? Is there a community you want to connect with at SCaLE? Want some open discussion on a topic?

If so, create or join a BoF as SCaLE15x continues the tradition of providing space for groups to meet and discuss their common interests.

BoFs will run...

SCaLE will be hosting the First Cyber Security capture the flag competition to spark interest in cyber security and bring attention to the cybersecurity skills gap. There are over 1 million or so unfilled cyber security jobs unfilled. In a recent survey by the Information Systems Security...

Join the Bad Voltage team for an entertaining live show with surprises, free beer, prizes, and plenty of audience participation.

This must-see live event brings the team together to tape a live show in front of a live audience. The usual irreverent Bad Voltage style will be in full form...

The Yocto Project is pleased to present two training sessions on how to use the Yocto Project tools, including the OpenEmbedded build system and the Poky reference distribution. All are welcome. A...

UpSCALE is a set of lightening talks held at SCALE in partnership with OpenSource.com, in the style of Ignite presentations. Speakers will get 5 minutes to enlighten the audience. Slides will auto-advance while chosen speakers deliver their message, a...

We are proud to announce 7th Annual DevOps Day LA, to be held Friday, March 3, 2017, co-located with SCALE 15x, at the Pasadena Convention Center. DevOps Day LA is a single day event dedicated to the DevOps community, and professionals who wish to improve the interaction and integration between...

PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system. It has more than 30 years of active development and a proven architecture that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, data integrity, and correctness. It runs on all major operating systems, including Linux,...

Open Infra Day at SCaLE is a one day conference about infrastructure as an open source project, infrastructure supporting open source, and the communities that support these things. Presentations in the morning and unconference in the afternoon....

UbuCon will returning to SCALE 15x and will be held Thursday March 2nd and Friday, March 3rd, prior to the main Expo.

Part unconference, part scheduled sessions, the SCALE 15x UbuCon will cover what is going on within the Ubuntu community and how to improve the community.

As with...

Our Open Source Legal Training program is designed to provide legal education to practicing attorneys and law students who seek education on open source legal issues. Our presentations include topics such as Open Source Licensing & Compliance, Traditional Copyright Law, Patents/Open Patents...