Tom Limoncelli on Time Management for System Administrators Training at LISA 2009

Tom Limoncelli is a System Administrator at Google NYC and a long time veteran of USENIX Conferences. Limoncelli has authored “Time Management for System Administrators, O’Reilly” and “The Practice of System and Network Administration”, Addison-Wesley, and is  a veteran LISA Conference presenter and trainer.  At this year’s LISA Conference, Limoncelli will be giving the classic “Time Management” training course, but with a “New Approach”, which he talks about here on the USENIX Blog exclusive.

LISA '09 Latest News and Top 5 Reasons to Attend

LISA '09 is coming up in November 1-6, 2009 in Baltimore, MD. New activities are still being added.

Take a look at a few of the reasons LISA '09 is a must-attend event:

OSDI '10 Call for Papers Now Available

The 9th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI '10) seeks to present innovative, exciting research in computer systems. OSDI brings together professionals from academic and
industrial backgrounds in what has become a premier forum for discussing the design, implementation, and implications of systems software.

More information and submission guidelines can be found here.

Submissions Deadline: May 7, 2010

USENIX NSDI '10 Paper Submissions Deadline Approaching

The paper submissions deadline for the 7th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI '10) is approaching. Please submit your work by September 25, 2009.

NSDI focuses on the design principles and practical evaluation of large-scale networked and distributed systems. The goal is to bring together researchers from across the networking and systems community to foster a broad approach to addressing our common research challenges.

LISA '09 Poster Submissions Deadline Approaching

Submitting a poster is a great way to let other people know about your work and to meet other people who are interested in the same issues. LISA '09 Poster Submissions are due September 18, 2009.

To submit a poster, please send a PDF file containing either a proposal of fewer than five (5) pages or no more than ten (10) slides to

LISA '09 Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the 23rd Large Installation System Administration Conference (LISA '09).

Join us in Baltimore, MD, November 1-6, 2009.

LISA '09 offers in-depth training by experts such as Mark Burgess on Cfengine and David N. Blank-Edelman on Over the Edge System Administration.

Back for 2009, training tracks on Solaris and virtualization will be taught by industry leaders such as James Mauro and Richard McDougall.

USENIX Other Event of Interest: SNIA Storage Developers Conference 2009

USENIX members save on registration for the SNIA Storage Developers Conference 2009.

Taking place, September 14 -17, 2009 in Santa Clara, CA , the 2009 Storage Developer Conference is your best opportunity to understand the major tools and solutions in storage. SDC provides you with the information and know how to further advance solutions and to help you understand where storage technologies are heading.

USENIX Security '09 Early Bird Registration Deadline: Monday, July 20, 2009

The Early Bird Registration Deadline for the 18th USENIX Security Sympoium is today, July 20, 2009.

Register today in order to save up to $250.

USENIX Annual Tech Closing Session: Author David Brin Streamed Live

Don't miss the closing session from the 2009 USENIX Annual Technical Conference.

At 4 p.m. PDT, Hugo Award-winning author, David Brin will deliver the closing session on "Third Millennium Problem-Solving: Can New Visualization and Collaboration Tools Make a Difference?"

View the live stream here.


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