Check out the new USENIX Web site.

Urgent Update: Due to an insufficient number of registrations, LISA Regional Training: SF Bay Area has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience. Registered attendees, please look for an email from the USENIX Conference Department regarding your registration. Please contact us with any questions.

Attention Bay Area: LISA Training Now Available in Your Own Backyard
USENIX and SAGE, working in cooperation with BayLISA, are taking the LISA training program on the road. The first LISA Regional Training event will take place May 8, 2006, in San Jose, CA. The LISA Regional Training program provides in-depth, immediately useful training in the latest techniques, effective tools, and best strategies. The program offers one day of tutorials with 6 half-day sessions from which to choose.

USENIX tutorials survey the topic, then dive into the specifics of what to do and how to do it. Instructors are well-known experts in their fields, selected for their ability to teach complex subjects. Attend LISA Regional Training and take valuable skills back to your company or organization. Topics for this one-day event include: Active Directory, Perl, project management, and more. Register now to guarantee your first choice-seating is limited.

The USENIX Association USENIX is the Advanced Computing Systems Association. For 30 years, it has been the leading community for engineers, system administrators, scientists, and technicians working on the cutting edge of the computing world. USENIX conferences are the essential meeting grounds for the presentation and discussion of technical advances in all aspects of computing systems. For more information about the USENIX Association, see

SAGE SAGE is a Special Interest Group of the USENIX Association. Its goal is to serve the system administration community by: establishing standards of professional excellence and recognizing those who attain them; promoting activities that advance the state of the art or the community; providing tools, information, and services to assist system administrators and their organizations; and offering conferences and training to enhance the technical and managerial capabilities of members of the profession. Learn more about SAGE at

BayLISA BayLISA, a non-profit group based in the San Francisco Bay Area, helps system and network administrators improve their technical skills and offers a venue for professional fellowship. BayLISA hosts monthly meetings that are free and open to the public. For more information about BayLISA, see

?Need help? Use our Contacts page.

Last changed: 26 April 2006 ch