[nycbug-talk] Conference Topics Thread
bschonhorst at gmail.com
Mon Jun 19 19:30:31 EDT 2006
On 6/19/06, michael <lists at genoverly.net> wrote:
> Hello NYCBUG list subscribers,
> We are well into planning season for this year's New York City BSD
> Conference. One of the goals this year is to provide the content and
> speakers that you want to see most. To that end, we are asking
> everyone to participate in the planning of the conference by making
> suggestions. Here is your chance to voice your opinion.
> This year's central theme for topics is "BSD in Production".
> Some presentation topics may be:
> 1. afs in production
> 2. serial console mgmt
> 3. large data mgmt (large raid, nas, san, etc)
+1 - sounds interesting
> 4. hands on kerberos for single sign-on
> 5. server/network usage and app monitoring
+1 Loved Michael Lucas's talk last year on netflow...maybe some snmp
server monitoring or other net monitoring tools would be good. A
'tricks with tcpdump' would be cool too.
> 7. server/network security, best practices
+1 using BSD tools/solutions for net security would be interesting
> 8. zone mgmt in large installations
> 9. os patching mgmt in large installations
+1 this would be great as well! Good list.
> This is just a 'starter' list. Vote for the ones you like. Add to the
> list yourself.
10. BSD's Packet Filter (its not just for Open anymore)
> On the flip side of this coin is, what speakers would most like to
> see? These do not have to, necessarily, be tied to one of the topics
> Let us know!
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