The 2010 edition of the O'Reilly Open Source Convention, OW2 attended OSCON, the reference event in the global open source community, for the third year running. On the exhibition floor, booth 808, OW2 was promoting the Open Source Cloudware Initiative with the Initiative's poster and a demo. This year at OSCON, cloud computing was a hot topic. The launch of the project promoting truly open source software for the cloud made the headlines. OW2 swiftly followed through by announcing its plan to support open stack with the Open Source Cloudware Initiative. Check out our . The move was well received and provided OW2 visibility in some and the . That same week we will also attended the , exchanging views and best practices in a very interesting and friendly gathering of open source and community activists.was held July 19-23, in Portland, Oregon.