Live Video Streams

All of you who can't afford the time or money to visit this year's FSCONS will be pleased to know that you can follow the lectures from home. With help from the GISS team, particularly streaming gurus Yves Degoyon and Valentina Messeri, we'll be able to show live video streams from most of the lectures.

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Submitted by julipan on Fri, 10/24/2008 - 01:40

Certificate assurance session for certificates on FSCONS 2008

During the Friday night's social event of, a certificate assurance session for certificates will be held.
Please register an account before the session, if possible, at so that you can print out and bring a prefilled CAP form. This will make the assurance process a lot smoother. Remember to bring a valid passport and/or a valid national identification card. Without any of the required tokens you cannot be assured.
Of course we can sign eachother's GnuPG keys during the session too.

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Submitted by julipan on Wed, 10/22/2008 - 22:11

Niclas Nilsson has been interviewed

Niclas Nilsson who’s talking about Agile and Scrum at FSCONS has been interviewed.

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Submitted by hesa on Wed, 10/22/2008 - 11:31

Interview: Johan Eklund and Tham Wickenberg

Interview with Tham Wickenberg and Johan Eklund of Primekey for the upcoming FSCONS 08 andtheir presentation: Secure communications with Open Source PKI

For a little background, can you describe the general topic of your presentation and tell us what is new in the last few months?

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Submitted by hesa on Fri, 10/17/2008 - 08:50

13 nominated for Nordic Free Software Award

13 people/projects have been nominated for the Nordic Free Software Award.

The winner will be presented October 25 at FSCONS.

The nomiations are:

  • Daniel Stenberg
  • Kristinehamn Kommune
  • Simon Josefsson
  • The EJBCA Project
  • Inge Wallin
  • IT-Political Association
  • Imendio
  • Patrik Wallström
  • Mats Östling
  • Daniel Nylander
  • Andreas Nilsson
  • Erik Josefsson
  • Heidi Grande Røys

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Submitted by hesa on Mon, 10/13/2008 - 10:27

Secure communications with Open Source PKI

PKI used to be reserved to 'Big Corp' and '.gov', but the open source tools have matured over the years and are now available for everyone.

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Submitted by hesa on Thu, 10/09/2008 - 11:27

Openmoko Code Sprint

Openmoko invites developers, hackers and navigationists to a code sprint on October 24th as part of this year's FSCONS in Gothenburg, Sweden.
A sprint is a time-boxed period of software development focused on a given list of goals (but with variable scope).
The Open Moko code sprint will focus on the developement of "voj". A tool to record, store and share your travel-routes using an OpenMoko device.

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Submitted by Hannibal on Tue, 10/07/2008 - 14:35

Fredrik Jonsson interview on Ubuntu deployment

Fredrik, Jonsson who's presenting Ubuntu Deployment for Your Enterprise at FSCONS has been interviewed .

Ubuntu and Debian have a very tight relationship, probably more tightly than any other Debian based distribution has upstream

Ubuntu is a community driven distribution, no doubts about th

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Submitted by hesa on Mon, 10/06/2008 - 22:10

Interview: Magnus Hagander

Hagander, Magnus who is giving the presentation about PostgreSQL at FSCONS has been interviewed

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Submitted by hesa on Thu, 10/02/2008 - 11:37

Jeremiah Foster interviewed

We just finished the interview with Jeremiah C Foster .

Jeremiah speaks about Perl, Debian, Ubuntu, rpms, debs, his "favorite speakers to have a ts FSCONS " and tons of other stuff.

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Submitted by hesa on Tue, 09/30/2008 - 11:20

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