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 1998 USENIX Annual Technical Conference - June 15-19, 1998 - Marriott Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana
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Birds-of-a-Feather Sessions (BoFs)
Do you have a topic that you'd like to discuss with others? Birds-of-a-Feather sessions may be perfect for you. BoFs are interactive, informal gatherings for attendees interested in a particular topic. Schedule your BoF in advance. Call the Conference Office at 714.588.8649 or send email to BoFs may also be scheduled on-site. Topics are announced at the conference.

Birds-of-a-Feather sessions are available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings on the following schedule:

Tuesday, June 16   7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday, June 17 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday, June 18 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Schedule as of June 1, 1998

Tuesday, June 16, 1998

7:00pm - 8:00pm
SAGE Activities BOF

7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Information Security Challenge and The Insider Threat
Jimmy Alderson, ISS

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Back-up Strategies in a PC Centric World
Tim Jones, Enhanced Software Technologies, Inc.

Wednesday, June 17, 1998

8:00pm - 9:00pm
Disk Optimization - The Performance Factor
Milton Larson, Eagle Software, Inc.

Annual Meeting with the USENIX Board of Directors

UNIX & Windows NT Interoperability
Robert Williams, PDS Advanced Technologies

Spam Control and E-mail Content Management
James Teiser, Trend Micro Inc.

8:00pm - 9:30pm
SCO Free Stuff
Ron Record, Santa Cruz Operation

8:00pm - 10:00pm
John Ousterhout, Scriptics Corp and Peter Salus Tcl/Tk Consortium

8:30pm - 9:30pm
#LinPeople, The People of the Linux Internet Support Cooperative IRC Network
R. Brock Lynn

9:00pm - 10:00pm
Safeguarding your System with Automated Back-ups
Dave Hechel, Eagle Software, Inc.

Foundation NLnet: History, Plans, Request for Input
Wytze van der Raay and Teus Hagen, NLnet Foundation

Thursday, June 18, 1998

6:00pm - 7:00pm
An Update on Standards
Nick Stoughton, USENIX Standards Liaison

LDAP, IMAP and mail: Integration?
Jauder Ho, Transmeta Corporation

6:30pm - 8:30pm
The GNU Project
Richard Stallman, Free Software Foundation

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Gigabit Ethernet in a UNIX Environment
Ted Schroeder, Alteon Networks

8:00pm - 9:00pm
PGP Key Signing
Greg Rose, Qualcomm Australia

8:30pm - 10:00pm
Jon "maddog" Hall, Linux International

8:30pm - 11:00pm
Verbal History, Folklore and Storytelling
Juris Reinfelds, New Mexico State Unversity


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