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Internet Access/Wireless Network
USENIX is pleased to offer complimentary 802.11b/g wireless Internet access (WiFi) to conference attendees. WiFi will be available in the convention center wherever there are USENIX sessions. The ssid is "usenix" and the network is open and should not be considered secure. The convention center network is run by SmartCity. WiFi will also be available in and near the Bayshore room on the second floor of the Hyatt. The ssid will be "usenix" and the network is open and should not be considered secure. The wireless networks are separate; the Hyatt network is run by USENIX. The Bayshore room will have Ethernet connections in addition to WiFi as well as power outlets for charging laptops and a laser 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.

Looking to chat with other attendees? We suggest you connect to and /join #usenix-atc07.

Power Outlets
Power strips will be available in the first 3 rows of the Refereed Papers and Invited Talks rooms, A-2 and A-3, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Food Concessions
Looking for a bite to eat? Lunch items will be available for purchase in the main lobby of the convention center from noon to 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.

Bulletin Boards/Vendor Literature
Bulletin boards in the registration area hold messages for attendees, the latest schedule of Birds-of-a-Feather sessions, and job opportunities. You can pick up information on products, services, and special offers from the literature tables in the main lobby of the convention center.

Message Desk
Please call the USENIX registration desk at the Santa Clara Convention Center at 408.748.7104. Messages will be posted in the registration area.

USENIX/SAGE Membership Booth

Saturday, June 16, 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 17, 7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Monday, June 18, 7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, June 19, TBA

Wednesday–Thursday, June 20–21, 7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Friday, June 22, 8:00 a.m.–noon*

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

This is the place to pick up your conference giveaway and to purchase USENIX publications and t-shirts. If you have questions about your USENIX/SAGE membership benefits, we'll be glad to help. Come by and say hello to the USENIX staff.

USENIX '07 Bookstore: Digital Guru
Stop by the Digital Guru bookstore at located in the 2nd floor lobby of the convention center and check out the latest best-selling titles. The bookstore will be open at the following times:

Tuesday, June 19, 10:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, June 20, 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Thursday, June 21, 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

USENIX Conferences Are Going Green!
We are pleased to announce our commitment to producing a conference that is environmentally responsible. We are working with our suppliers to implement policies that minimize the negative impact on the environment. Here are just a few ways that we're making this happen:

  • The conference directory is printed on recycled paper.
  • The convention center will be recycling all cans and bottles.
  • The Hyatt participates in a towel and sheet reuse program.
  • You can help too! Please recycle your name badge at the USENIX registration
desk before you leave the conference. Thank you for making a difference!

Conference Proceedings
Those registered for the technical sessions will receive a complimentary copy of the Proceedings, either in print or on CD-ROM. Additional copies of the Proceedings and the CD-ROM will be available for purchase at the USENIX/SAGE membership booth. To order copies after the conference, click here.

Great America Fun!
USENIX will be offering discounted tickets to Paramount's Great America. Visit the registration desk for more information and to purchase tickets.

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