LPI is the global certification standard and career support organization for open source professionals. With more than 500,000 exams delivered, it's the world’s first and largest vendor-neutral Linux and open source certification body. LPI has certified professionals in 181 countries, delivers exams in 9 languages, and has over 400 training partners. Our purpose is to enable economic and creative opportunities for everybody by making open source knowledge and skills certification universally accessible.

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Logz.io is an intelligent log analytics platform that combines the popular ELK stack as a cloud service and innovative machine learning. Logz.io derives insights from machine data, user behavior and community knowledge in a scalable, production-ready platform that enables organizations to resolve issues faster and take operations to the next level.

Media Sponsor

The League of Professional System Administrators (LOPSA) is a nonprofit corporation with members throughout the world. Our mission is to advance the practice of system administration; to support, recognize, educate, and encourage its practitioners; and to serve the public through education and outreach on system administration issues.

Booth Number: 419

The LOT Network (short for License on Transfer) is a non-profit
community of companies and organizations committed to protecting
themselves long-term against patent trolls and their patent lawsuits.

LOT Network members comprise a diverse community of dedicated
corporate and non-profit citizens including Red Hat, GitHub, the
Wikimedia Foundation, GoPro, and Google. Network members partner with
other like-minded entities to create a community of peers who seek to
reduce risk. All members -- including those small companies and

Booth Number: 331
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Born of the community. Raised in the enterprise.
MariaDB creates open source database solutions to fulfill today's needs and tomorrow's possibilities by combining engineering leadership and community innovation on a global scale — and without sacrificing SQL or the performance, reliability and security you've come to expect.

Platinum Sponsor, Special Event Sponsor

Microsoft’s commitment to openness and collaboration is ingrained in our day-to-day approach to doing business alongside industry partners around the world, including open source communities. On Azure, you have the choice of a wide range of Linux distributions, DevOps tools like Chef, Puppet and Kubernetes and integration with Docker containers. Developers can use their language of choice including Java, Node.js, PHP, Python and Ruby. Questions? We’d love to hear from you – send us mail at opensource@microsoft.com.

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We Speak HPC, AI, GPU, and Linux! Microway clusters, servers, and ultra-quiet WhisperStations deliver bleeding-edge performance for demanding applications. Challenge us with your computing problem, and we’ll architect you the optimal hardware for it—and deliver it with a fully integrated Linux distro and advanced software. You receive a system ready-to-run your applications out of the box. All Microway systems arrive with a robust warranty and lifetime technical support. We’ve served the technical community since 1982. GSA Schedule- GS-35F-0431N

Mozilla is a proudly non-profit organization dedicated to keeping the power of the Web in people’s hands. We’re a global community of users, contributors and developers working to innovate on your behalf. When you use Firefox, or any Mozilla product, you become a part of that community, helping us build a brighter future for the Web.

Mozilla is responsible for many free & open source projects, including the Firefox web browser, the Thunderbird email client, and the new mobile operating system Firefox OS.

Booth Number: 413

Mozilla is a global, nonprofit organization dedicated to making the Web better. We emphasize principle over profit and believe that the Web is a shared public resource to be cared for, not a commodity to be sold. We work with a worldwide community to create open source products like Mozilla Firefox, and to innovate for the benefit of the individual and the betterment of the Web. The result is great products built by passionate people and better choices for everyone.

Gold Sponsor

MySQL is the world's most popular OS database. With its proven performance, reliability and ease-of-use, MySQL has become the leading database choice for web-based applications, used by high profile web properties including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Yahoo! and many more. Additionally, it is an extremely popular choice as embedded database, distributed by over 3,000 ISVs & OEMs. To organizations in need of an open source, ACID-compliant transactional database delivering real-time in-memory performance and 99.999 percent availability, Oracle offers MySQL Cluster.