SoCal DevOps Meetup is a bi-monthly excuse to bring togehter more than 150 systems, networking, hardware, and software development professionals to discuss how to help operations and development IT groups work better together.
The Southern California Linux Expo (“SCALE”) is the premier Open Source conference in the U.S., now in its 9th year. Approximately 1500 people attend this event annually.
SCALE's mission is to evangelize the advantages of Open Source software. Open Source software is any software that meets the litmus test of the OSI (Open Source Initiative). Examples of OSS are GNU/Linux and the various BSD operating systems, and applications such as OpenOffice.org and Firefox.