LISA19 Sponsors and Exhibitors


Visit the LISA19 Expo to learn about the latest in technologies, interesting projects, and vendor solutions from a wide spectrum of companies. Admission is free with conference registration and includes:

  • Admission to the Expo on Monday and Tuesday
  • Admission to Monday's Expo Happy Hour
  • Lunch at the Expo on Monday and Tuesday
  • Refreshment breaks at the Expo

Expo Hours

  • Monday, October 28, 12:00 pm–7:00 pm
  • Tuesday, October 29, 10:00 am–2:00 pm

Interested in Sponsoring or Exhibiting at LISA19?

Don't miss out! Booth space is limited. See the list below to see who you'd be joining at the Expo and contact us today to reserve your spot.

Ampere Computing LISA19 exhibitor

Booth 4

Ampere is designing the future of hyperscale cloud and edge computing with its 64-bit Arm server processor architecture. Born in and built for the cloud with a modern architecture, Ampere gives customers the freedom to accelerate the delivery of the most memory-intensive applications such as artificial intelligence, big data, machine learning and databases in the cloud. The Ampere eMAG family of products delivers the highest memory throughput and lowest TCO tailored for the emerging growth of cloud computing and next-generation data centers.

AuriStor LISA19 Bronze

Bronze Sponsor
Exhibitor, Booth 18

The AuriStor File System is a high-security multi-platform file system that provides a global namespace with zero configuration, automatic mounting, local disk caching, guaranteed cache consistency, logical volume management, automated data replication, transparently available redundant data, and superior performance over WAN links. AuriStorFS is the software defined storage solution for organizations requiring managed access and cover-capacity compute on their unstructured data inside the castle, from within the DMZ and from public clouds as host applications or containerized applications using Kubernetes, docker or singularity.

Bloomberg LISA19 Silver

Silver Sponsor
Exhibitor, Booth 27

Bloomberg has built the world's most trusted information network for global financial professionals. Our customers rely on the Bloomberg Terminal and enterprise data API to inform their critical business decisions. Our engineers and SREs harness the power of automation to manage and improve the stability, availability, and scale of our infrastructure. Our engineers are making a huge impact on our customers, our product, and how we build it. Sound interesting? Join us.

Cambridge Computer - LISA19 Gold

Gold Sponsor
Cambridge Computer Partner Pavilion
Booths 34–43

Cambridge Computer specializes in storage networking, data protection, and digital archiving technologies. For 28 years, we have helped our clients identify their needs, devise long-term storage management strategies, and compare technologies from different hardware and software manufacturers. Recommending customized solutions often comes at no cost to our customer. Our professional services include consulting, integration, project management, and knowledge transfer. Our technical expertise is known throughout the storage industry. Our clients include leading corporations, major financial institutions, top universities, the most vital of government facilities, as well as small to medium size businesses. Allow us to apply our creativity to design a solution that meets your budget and exceeds your expectations.

Clumio LISA19 Pavilion Partner

Cambridge Computer Pavilion Partner, Booth 34

Clumio’s secure, backup as a service eliminates the complexity of infrastructure management with authentic SaaS. Consolidate data center protection with no hardware or software to size, configure, manage – or buy at all. Use the same service to protect cloud workloads like VMware Cloud on AWS and native AWS services.

Cobalt Iron CCPP LISA19

Cambridge Computer Partner Pavilion, Booth 37

Cobalt Iron is the global leader in SaaS-based enterprise data protection. Cobalt Iron's platform, Compass, scales from terabytes to exabytes and provides the simplicity not found in backup technologies and tools today. Leveraging the cloud, Cobalt Iron reduces overall CapEx by more than 50% while eliminating backup failures and inefficiencies.

Device42 LISA19 CCSP

Cambridge Computer Partner Pavilion, Booth 40

A leader in automated hybrid IT management, Device42’s comprehensive discovery documents and inventories your entire IT estate. Seamlessly integrate with existing ITSM or DevOps systems to prevail in any digital transformation.

DMTF (Distributed Management Task Force) LISA19 Industry Partner

Industry Partner
Exhibitor, Booth 11

DMTF standards help alleviate the challenges with managing complex, heterogeneous environments while retaining flexibility to meet tomorrow's needs. DMTF technologies are designed to work together to address the industry's needs and requirements for interoperable distributed management. By enabling end-to-end management solutions, they provide valuable tools for managing multiple platforms.

Elastic LISA19 Exhibitor

Bronze Sponsor
Exhibitor, Booth 15

Elastic builds software to make data usable in real time and at scale for search, logging, security, and analytics use cases. Founded in 2012, the company develops the open source Elastic Stack (Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash), X-Pack (commercial features), and Elastic Cloud (a SaaS offering). Backed by Benchmark Capital, Index Ventures, and NEA with more than $100 million in funding, Elastic has a distributed workforce with offices all around the world. Learn more at

Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) LISA19 Industry Partner

Industry Partner

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is the leading organization defending civil liberties in the digital world. We defend free speech on the Internet, fight illegal surveillance, promote the rights of innovators to develop digital technologies, and work to ensure that the rights and freedoms we enjoy are enhanced, rather than eroded, as our use of technology grows.

Facebook LISA19

Gold Sponsor
Exhibitor, Booths 21, 22

Founded in 2004, Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. People use Facebook to stay connected with friends and family, to discover what¹s going on in the world, and to share and express what matters to them.

FreeBSD Foundation LISA19 Industry Partner

Industry Partner

The FreeBSD Foundation is a 501(c)(3), US-based, non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and promoting the FreeBSD Project and community worldwide. Funding comes from individual and corporate donations and is used to fund development projects, support infrastructure, improve test coverage, continuous integration and automation, sponsor community engagement, and advocate for the Project.

Google LISA19 Silver

Silver Sponsor
Exhibitor, Booth 19

Google is a global technology leader focused on improving the ways people connect with information. Google’s innovations in web search and advertising have made its website a top Internet property and its brand one of the most recognized in the world.

Gremlin LISA19 Silver

Silver Sponsor
Exhibitor, Booth 13

Gremlin’s proactive failure testing finds weaknesses in your system before they cause problems. In a safe, secure, and controlled manner, our software injects failures like packet loss or CPU memory maximization, allowing you to find possible weak spots, resolve them, and make your network stronger. For nearly a decade, we’ve been doing this type of failure testing at companies like Amazon and Netflix. We bring this expertise to your network and harden your systems.

LightStep LISA19

Booth 17

LightStep’s mission is to deliver confidence at scale for those who develop, operate and rely on today’s powerful software applications. Its products leverage distributed tracing technology – initially developed by a LightStep co-founder at Google – to offer best-of-breed observability to organizations adopting microservices or serverless at scale. LightStep is backed by Redpoint, Sequoia, Altimeter Capital, Cowboy Ventures and Harrison Metal and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA. For more information, visit https://lightstep.comor follow @LightStepHQ

Linode LISA19 Exhibitor

Booth 24

Linode is the leading cloud for developers demanding maximum performance, reliability and value for their modern applications. Pioneering cloud hosting since 2003, we empower over 800,000 developers worldwide through our 10 data centers to easily build and scale their server infrastructure.

LinuxFest Northwest LISA19 Industry Partner

Industry Partner

Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, LinuxFest Northwest is an annual Open Source event co-produced by Bellingham Linux Users Group and the Information Technology department at Bellingham Technical College. LFNW features presentations and exhibits on free and open source topics, as well as Linux distributions & applications, InfoSec, and privacy— something for everyone from the novice to the professional!

LogZilla NEO LISA19

Cambridge Computer Partner Pavilion, Booth 39

LogZilla has developed a patented technology that breaks through network telemetry indicators to deliver real-time and intelligent insight for enterprise networks worldwide. LogZilla’s Network Event Orchestrator™ (NEO) engine enables network and security teams to identify and resolve network problems before they become costly downtime situations.


Booth 33

The League of Professional System Administrators (LOPSA) is a nonprofit corporation with members throughout the world. Our mission is to advance the practice of system administration; to support, recognize, educate, and encourage its practitioners; and to serve the public through education and outreach on system administration issues.

Microsoft Azure LISA19 Silver

Silver Sponsor
Exhibitor, Booth 28

Cloud for all. Microsoft Azure believes that all individuals and groups should be empowered with the full freedom and power of the cloud. The cloud should not be available to only an elite few. Azure offers the trust, transparency, and humanity that all companies need to navigate, thrive, and endure in this increasingly cloud-powered world of business.

Minio LISA19 CCSP Exhibitor

Cambridge Computer Partner Pavilion, Booth 41

MinIO is pioneering high-performance object storage. Their open source, software-defined, S3 compatible system is optimized for the private cloud. Purpose-built to serve only objects, MinIO’s single-layer architecture achieves achieves the necessary functionality without compromise. The result is a cloud-native object server that is simultaneously performant, scalable and lightweight.

No Starch 2019 Media Sponsor - Enigma FAST NSDI ATC Security LISA

Media Sponsor

No Starch Press is one of the few remaining independent computer book publishers. We publish the finest in geek entertainment—unique books on technology, with a focus on Open Source, security, hacking, programming, alternative operating systems, and LEGO. Our titles have personality, our authors are passionate, and our books tackle topics that people care about.

Qumulo LISA19 Exhibitor

Booth 3

Qumulo is the leader in Hybrid Cloud File Storage, providing real-time visibility, scale and control of your data across on-prem and cloud. Qumulo’s real-time analytics enable you to understand your storage at a granular level, detect bottlenecks and accelerate performance. Built to scale across data center and cloud, Qumulo lets you programmatically configure and manage usage, capacity and performance. Qumulo’s innovative approach continuously delights customers with new capabilities, 100% usable capacity and direct access to experts. See storage made simple at

Red Hat LISA19

Gold Sponsor
Exhibitor, Booth 25

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


Cambridge Computer Partner Pavilion, Booth 38

The RStor Multicloud Platform is a new way to Secure, Connect and Orchestrate resources for Enterprise Performance Computing. RStor was founded with the mission to aggregate and automate compute resources from private data centers, public cloud providers and trusted supercomputing centers on a next generation networking fabric. Please visit

SCaLE (Southern California Linux Expo) LISA19 Industry Partner

Industry Partner

SCALE is an annual Linux, open-source, and free software conference held in Southern California. Now celebrating its 18th year, this community organized event will be held March 5–8, 2020, at the Pasadena Convention Center. SCALE offers over 150 seminars and presentation sessions, and an exhibit hall where non-profit and commercial organizations will demonstrate the latest developments in the open-source and free software realm.

SNIA LISA19 Industry Partner (redo)

SNIA logo
Industry Partner

The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) is a not-for-profit global organization of over 400 member companies spanning virtually the entire storage industry. SNIA's mission is to lead the storage industry worldwide in developing and promoting standards, technologies, and educational services to empower organizations in the management of information. To this end, SNIA is uniquely committed to delivering standards, education, and services that will propel open storage networking solutions into the broader market. For additional information, visit

Software Freedom Conservancy LISA19

Booth 12

Software Freedom Conservancy is a not-for-profit charity that helps promote, improve, develop, and defend Free, Libre, and Open Source Software (FLOSS) projects. Conservancy provides a non-profit home and infrastructure for FLOSS projects. This allows FLOSS developers to focus on what they do best — writing and improving FLOSS for the general public — while Conservancy takes care of the projects' needs that do not relate directly to software development and documentation.

Spectra Logic LISA19 Exhibitor

Booth 2

Spectra Logic develops data storage solutions that solve the problem of short and long-term digital preservation for business and technology professionals dealing with exponential data growth. Dedicated solely to storage innovation for nearly 40 years, Spectra Logic’s uncompromising product and customer focus is proven by the adoption of its solutions by industry leaders in multiple vertical markets globally. Spectra enables affordable, multi-decade data storage and access by creating new methods of managing information in all forms of storage—including archive, backup, cold storage, private and public cloud.

Starfish Storage

Cambridge Computer Partner Pavilion, Booth 43

Starfish is a metadata and rules management framework for large-scale file systems. It supports billions of file and petabytes of capacity. Starfish provides vital insights into your file systems while automating the life cycle of research data from creation through archiving and re-use.

Teradactyl LISA19 Exhibitor

Booth 1

Teradactyl LLC is a storage company providing software and hardware backup and archive solutions for medium to large institutions. Teradactyl specializes in complex heterogeneous computing environments that include specialty file systems for high-performance computing and wide area networks. The True incremental Backup System (TiBS) is designed specifically for unstructured data sets. Advanced synthetic backup consolidation transfers only new and changed data from the clients to the backup servers. All lower level backup volumes including new full backups are produced on the servers without the need for network interaction. Teradactyl is located in Albuquerque, NM. See for more information.

VAST LISA19 Pavilion Partner

Cambridge Computer Partner Pavilion, Booth 42

VAST Data is a storage company breaking decades-old storage tradeoffs to bring an end to complex storage tiering and HDD usage in the enterprise. Customers can now consolidate applications onto a single tier of storage that meets the performance needs of demanding workloads, manage all data at scale and afford to eliminate the need for complex storage tiering and archiving of data to slow storage systems.

Virtual Instruments LISA19

Cambridge Computer Partner Pavilion, Booth 35

For your mission-critical workloads, VirtualWisdom provides real-time deep-infrastructure monitoring in an AIOps-powered platform. We ensure applications and infrastructure perform optimally together. Our App-centric solution utilizes powerful analytics and AI combined with visibility across the entire IT infrastructure to predict and avoid issues, automate resolution, and ensure Application SLAs.

Western Digital CCSP LISA19

Cambridge Computer Partner Pavilion, Booth 36

Western Digital® creates environments for data to thrive. We drive the innovation needed to help the world capture, preserve, access and transform an ever-increasing diversity of data. Western Digital’s data-centric solutions are comprised of the Western Digital®, G-TechnologyTM, SanDisk®, UpthereTM, and WD® brands.