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Tuesday, June 14

Wednesday, June 15

Thursday, June 16

Friday, June 17


Internet Access

USENIX is pleased to offer free wireless Internet access for FCW '11. There are two networks:

  • "usenix": open, insecure, and available in all meeting spaces on 802.11b/g frequencies
  • "usenix-wpa": more secure, available in most meeting spaces on 802.11b/g/a frequencies

USENIX does not warrant the security or privacy of information conveyed on the wireless network and recommends the use of encryption. Computers provided for registration may be used for general Internet access after 9:00 a.m. and before 4:00 p.m. daily. A printer is available in the registration area and can be used via the registration computers or via the IP address listed on the front of the printer.

The wired and wireless networks provided by USENIX at this conference are for the use of conference attendees only, subject to the following conditions:

  • USENIX may monitor these networks.
  • Any illicit or intrusive use of the network, including packet sniffing, is expressly forbidden.
  • The wireless network is open and insecure. USENIX strongly recommends that all users encrypt their transmissions. Users are solely responsible for the security of their passwords and data.

If you have any questions or concerns about the use of these networks, please contact any USENIX staff or Board member immediately.

Message/Jobs Board

Use the board in the Ballroom Lobby to connect with other attendees or post open positions.

Vendor Materials

You can pick up information on products, services, and special offers from the literature tables in the Ballroom Lobby.

Facebook Twitter Facebook and Twitter

Use Facebook to connect with other attendees, arrange to meet up with friends at the conference, and keep up to date. Follow the conference on Twitter to get the latest session reviews and conference updates. When tweeting about events happening during the week, please use official tags to make the tweets easier to find:

• #FCW11 • #HotCloud11
• #ATC11 • #HotStorage11
• #WebApps11 • #WIOV11

Evening Activities

Events are scheduled in the evenings on Tuesday through Thursday. See the daily schedules for more info. Birds-of-a-Feather Sessions (BoFs) will take place on Tuesday–Thursday evenings. Stop by the registration area to reserve a space for a BoF session and view the latest schedule and room locations. The latest BoF schedule is also available here.

Tabletop Exhibits

Please visit our sponsors in the Ballroom Lobby to learn more about the latest in research and products, and career opportunities at EMC, Facebook, and VMware.

Now hiring! EMC, VMware, and Facebook want to meet you; stop by to chat with their engineers and recruiters to learn more.

Vendor BoFs

The BoF schedule includes sessions hosted by vendors including:

  • VMware
    Tuesday, June 14, 8:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m., Columbia
    Beer, wine, soft drinks, and snacks will be provided.

Please check the BoF Boards to confirm the date, time, and location of Vendor BoFs.


Wednesday, June 15, 8:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m., Salon C

Come meet the USENIX Board and staff. Find out what's going on, give us your ideas on how we can better serve you, and enjoy some refreshments and dessert.

?Need help? Use our Contacts page.

Last changed: 13 June 2011 jp