The Eleventh Annual Southern California Linux Expo
February 22-24, 2013
Hilton Los Angeles International Airport


Silicon Mechanics is a leading manufacturer of rackmount servers, storage, and high-performance computing clusters with one of the most comprehensive product offerings available. We work collaboratively with customers to create best-fit solutions at competitive prices. Our products are supported by the best warranty offerings available. Our unique website,, allows customers to easily configure hardware and evaluate their options.

Booth Number: 2

For more than twenty-five years SMCI has been an IT solutions leader in the regional markets we serve. Our services include contract assignment (including contract-to-hire), direct-hire placements, management consulting, and managed services for a broad range of information technology disciplines and platforms. SMCI's core business values, which include integrity, professionalism, and collaboration, are at the heart of everything we do. Our company prospers as a result of our emphasis on long-term results rather than short-term gains.

Booth Number: 13

SoftLayer is the largest privately held Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider in the world with a diverse customer portfolio from Web startups to global enterprises.

Spanning 13 data centers in the United States, Asia and Europe and a global footprint of network points of presence, SoftLayer operates a global cloud infrastructure platform built for Internet scale. SoftLayer is the largest privately held Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider in the world with a diverse customer portfolio from Web startups to global enterprises.

Southern California Perl Mongers

Perl is a general purpose high level programming language that has become an ubiquitous tool in the Linux world, being present by default in most, if not all, Linux distributions and other UNIX based operating systems.

Perl Mongers is a loosely based association of Perl User Groups all over the world.  The Southern California Perl Mongers, from the cities of Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, and Thousand Oaks each do their part in spreading the use of Perl through regular technical and social meetings.

The Southern California Python Interest Group—aka The SoCal Piggies—is for people who are interested in the Python programming language.

Python is an interpreted, general-purpose high-level programming language whose design philosophy emphasizes code readability. Python aims to combine "remarkable power with very clear syntax", and its standard library is large and comprehensive. Its use of indentation for block delimiters is unique among popular programming languages.

Booth Number: 21

Storehouse Technologies, located in San Diego County, is a leading provider of data storage solutions for intensive and standard business environments, which require uninterrupted access to mission-critical information.

Storix is the trusted expert in UNIX backup and system recovery solutions for over 9,000 global customers. For more information about Storix, please visit or contact a Storix representative at (877) STORIX1 (877-786-7491).

System76 is the premier provider of Ubuntu laptops, desktops and servers. Through world class hardware, software and support, System76 enables consumers, businesses, schools, and governments to easily transition to the world of open source software.

For more than 85 years, The Walt Disney Studios has been the foundation on which The Walt Disney Company was built. Today, the Studio brings quality movies, music and stage plays to consumers throughout the world. Feature films are released under the following banners: Disney, including Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios; Disneynature; Marvel Studios; and Touchstone Pictures, the banner under which live-action films from DreamWorks Studios are distributed.

Reception Sponsor

Why Ticketmaster? As part of the world's largest live entertainment company, we offer a broad spectrum of unique and engaging career opportunities. Visit any of our offices or venues and you'll find a diverse mix of passionate employees, helping fans around the globe connect with the artists, teams and events they love.

Booth Number: 37