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Internet Access/Wireless Network

USENIX is pleased to offer free wireless Internet access via StreamLine Communications, sponsored by Hewlett Packard Open Source. The network name is "usenix" and is available in the main event spaces in both the Convention Center and the Marriott Hotel. Computers provided for registration may be used for general Internet access after 9:00 a.m. and before 4:00 p.m. daily.

USENIX does not warrant the security or privacy of information conveyed on StreamLine's network and recommends the use of encryption. For network assistance please visit the USENIX registration desk.

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.

The wireless network provided at this conference is for the use of conference attendees only, subject to the following conditions:

  • The network may be monitored.
  • 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 the wireless network, please contact any USENIX staff or Board member immediately.

Power Outlets

Power strips will be available in the tutorial, Invited Talks, and Refereed Papers rooms on a first-come, first-served basis.

Bulletin Boards/Vendor Materials

Bulletin boards in the registration area hold messages for attendees, the latest schedule of Birds-of-a-Feather sessions, and postings of job opportunities. You can pick up information on products, services, and special offers from the literature tables in the registration area, Concourse 1 at the Convention Center.

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LISA '10 Refereed Papers and Invited Talks Videos

Videos of the paper presentations and Invited Talks will be available to LISA '10 conference attendees and USENIX and SAGE members shortly after they happen. Use the login info included in your registration receipt to access the videos.

LISA '10 on Ustream

Visit the USENIX LISA Ustream channel for live conference updates and recorded interviews with key members of the sysadmin community:

USENIX Membership Booth (a.k.a. "The T-Shirt and Scavenger Hunt Headquarters")

Concourse 1
Saturday, November 6: 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Sunday–Thursday, November 7–11: 7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Friday, November 12: 8:00 a.m.–noon

N.B. No items will be available for purchase after 10:30 a.m. on Friday.

Fun stuff: This is the place to pick up your conference T-shirt and fun badge ribbons. Turn in your scavenger hunt card here and spin the Prize Wheel. (Hey, some of the signatures can be had at the booth!) Grab a copy of ;login:. For sale: Short Topics books and T-shirts. Membership: If you have questions about your membership benefits, we'll be glad to help. Come by and say hello.

Back for '10: Dinner Board

Sunday–Wednesday, November 7–10
Looking to meet other attendees while enjoying a good meal? Simply write your name and the restaurant you'd like to go to on the board in the registration area. Meet back at the board to join your chosen group and then head out for conversation, food, and drinks.

LISA Conference Bookstore: Barnes & Noble

Wednesday, November 10, noon–7:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 11, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall 1, Booth 401/403

Stop by the LISA Conference Bookstore, hosted by Barnes and Noble. Located in the Vendor Exhibition in booth 401/403, the bookstore will provide the latest titles from publishers including Addison-Wesley Professional/ Prentice Hall Professional/Cisco Press, O'Reilly, and more.

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Last changed: 12 Nov. 2010 jp