What’s Really Happening With Linux On The Desktop? Find Out At LinuxWorld OpenSolutions Summit
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IDG World Expo, the leading producer of world-class tradeshows, today announced that LinuxWorld OpenSolutions® Summit™ will deliver compelling conference content that will address one of the hottest ongoing topics in open source – Linux on the Desktop; what’s really happening and is it ready for the enterprise? Attendees will also learn about the latest on user interfaces and new applications for enhancing the user experience from executives at Novell, OSDL, IBM, Adobe Systems and many more. The OpenSolutions Summit is scheduled to take place February 14-15, 2007, at the New York Marriott Marquis.
“Open Source Adoption – A Real Life Story.”
Headlining the list of presentations is Novell CIO Debra Anderson, who will deliver a keynote entitled “Open Source Adoption – A Real Life Story.” During this revealing presentation, Anderson will share her experiences as she led Novell’s internal migration to OpenOffice and the SUSE Enterprise Linux Desktop. As first adopters of their own technology and other open source technology, Novell learned fascinating lessons that will help organizations understand the challenges and opportunities of open source throughout the enterprise.
Additional panels and presentations scheduled throughout the two-day event include:
For a complete schedule of the Linux of the Desktop track, please visit: www.linuxworldsummit.com/live/14/events/14NYC07A/conference/tracks
LinuxWorld OpenSolutions Summit is a regional and vertically focused conference that addresses the needs and interests of IT professionals involved in the deployment of Linux and open source solutions. Attendees can register at www.linuxworldsummit.com. Conference passes are available for $995 and Sponsor Showcase passes are available at no cost to qualified attendees.
About LinuxWorld OpenSolutions Summit
LinuxWorld OpenSolutions Summit is a regional and vertically focused conference tailored specifically to the needs and interests of IT professionals involved in the deployment of Linux and open source solutions. LinuxWorld OpenSolutions Summit provides business decision-makers with information and resources to implement Linux and open source solutions into business infrastructure and enterprise networks for the financial, healthcare, manufacturing and retail markets. For more information visit www.linuxworldsummit.com. For sponsorship opportunities contact Ellen Boland at (508) 988-7830 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Christian Montminy at (508) 424-4852 or email@example.com.
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IDG World Expo (www.idgworldexpo.com) produces tradeshows and events for professionals seeking world-class education, peer-to-peer networking and one-stop comparison shopping. IDG World Expo's portfolio of conferences and events includes Entertainment For All (E For All), Macworld Conference & Expo®, LinuxWorld Conference & Expo®, LinuxWorld® OpenSolutions Summit™, Next Generation Data Center, SaaScon™, GridWorld™, OSBC®, Digital ID World®, RoboBusiness, RoboNexus and RoboDevelopment Conference & Expo. IDG World Expo is a business unit of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research and event company.
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