Silver Sponsor

QNAP, Inc., as its brand promise "Quality Network Appliance Provider", aims to deliver comprehensive offerings of cutting edge network attached storage (NAS) solutions featured with ease-of-use, robust operation, large storage capacity, and trustworthy reliability.

Silver Sponsor

Rancher builds innovative, open source software for enterprises leveraging containers and Kubernetes to accelerate software development and improve IT operations. The flagship Rancher container management platform allows users to easily manage all aspects of running Kubernetes in production, on any infrastructure. RancherOS is a simplified Linux distribution built from containers for running containers.

Gold Sponsor, Reception Sponsor

Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments.

Reverse Shell Corporation is a community run hacker organization in the South Los Angeles / Long Beach area. RSC sprung out of the Defcon Group "DC562" due to the need to become a legally recognized entity to pursue the goals of our members.


RSC exists to learn. To learn from projects, to learn from books, to learn from the internet, to learn from each other. We gather as a group to create an environment where we can all improve our skills through study and practice to become better hackers and, by extension, better people.

Silver Sponsor

ShellCon is an information security/hacker conference that breaks the mold by providing an open atmosphere of communication, collaboration, and a direct connection between speakers and the audience. But the ShellCon team also provides more:  we aim to be a bridge between people just starting out in Information Security and the talented leaders in the industry. We expanded our focus to include training events throughout the year so that we can continue to connect with individuals who want to develop beginning through advanced skills in red and blue team roles.

Silver Sponsor

SignalFx is the only real-time cloud monitoring platform for infrastructure, microservices, and applications. The platform collects metrics and traces across every component in your cloud environment, replacing traditional point tools with a single integrated solution that works across the stack. SignalFx is based built on a massively scalable streaming architecture that applies advanced predictive analytics for real-time problem detection.

Gold Sponsor

SkySilk Cloud Services is a boutique-style cloud service provider offering simple, scalable, and affordable cloud computing solutions.

The SkySilk Cloud Platform offers simple, affordable, and robust VPS deployment. Through the use of open-source software such as Proxmox VE, Ceph Storage, and LXC Virtualized Containers among others, SkySilk takes the initial legwork out of server setup and system administration so users can spend more energy towards innovation while saving costs on cloud infrastructure.

Silver Sponsor

COMPLIMENTARY RESUME REVIEW - SMCI will have our Sr. Recruiters on hand and will provide complimentary resume reviews and job market rate evaluations. BRING YOUR RESUME and come talk to us about the current employment market and your marketability.

Silver Sponsor

The most distinctive thing about us is, is that we’re outsiders. We began in the life and death arena of marine computing – not traditional storage. This is where we learned the importance of specialisation and customisation and we’re using what we know to design and create the best enterprise storage solution on the market, starting with our SDS-dedicated Ceph appliances.