Open Source Cloudware Initiative: recruiting
The OW2 Open Source CloudWare
Initiative (OSCi) held a number of conference calls to invite
participants and is now in its second round of telephone meetings.
Please check out the minutes of the calls on the Initiative page here.
OW2 will once again exhibit at
OSCON on July 19-23, in Portland, Oregon. That same week we will also
attend the Community Leadership Summit. Will you be
there? Let us know! And come and see us at booth number 808. More.
OW2 Corporate Business
Networking Meeting in Beijing
OW2 is organizing the OW2 Open Source Corporate Networking Meeting, a
unique one-day event aimed at facilitating corporate interaction and
raising awareness in China on the open source business drivers. More.
Contestant registration is now closed: we have 20 teams
registered to compete in the programming contest this year. Teams have
until August 25 to deliver their code. Meanwhile, sponsors are invited
to download the prospectus here. More.
Linux Konferenca (Slovenia)
OW2 will give a keynote
presentation at Linux Konferenca 2010 in Portoroz, Slovenia Sept.
27-28, 2010. More.
Open World Forum
Once again we are participating in the organization of
this year's Open World Forum, Paris, Sept. 30 - Oct. 1. OW2 is well involved in both the Open Communities
and the Open Cloud tracks. More.
Annual Conference call for Papers
The CFP for the 2010 OW2 Annual
Conference is published here. The event will be held November 24-25, in
Paris, France. More.
Web site migration this month
Within the next couple of weeks we will be shifting the
new XWiki version of our web site into production. This migration, no simple task, is now almost
Technology Council by IRC
We have successfully experimented holding a TC meeting
by IRC. This allows for easier attendance accross different time zones.
The minutes are published here. As a TC member said, "this feels like the
Individual Members survey
Our survey of individual members is closed. We received
answers from all over the world. No time to fully analyse them, however
the rough results are here.
In the OW2 Ecosystem
In China, our friends at Trustie held an
important milestone conference presenting major project results. It was
an opportunity to reaffirm publicly the cooperation between OW2 and Trustie. More.
Meanwhile, in Brazil, our friends at Konsultex published
a paper on Spago BI in Revista Espírito Livre - Ed. n #015 - June 2010.
The link to the call for papers for the Middleware 2010
conference in Bengalore (India) was incorrect: the correct url for the
call for papers is http://2010.middleware-conference.org/workshops.html.
The deadline is still August 1.
Apologies to those of you who read the newsletter
in text mode: they had the April text in the June newsletter!
We forgot to update it. Sorry. We've fixed this.