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FOSDEM 2016

FOSDEM is the Free and Open Source Developers European Meeting that takes place each year in Brussels, Belgium. Bytemark have had a presence for the last few years and 2016 was no different. 6 of us took the train from Manchester with at least half of us being new to the FOSDEM circuit. Slightly different […]

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Amsterdam: a great host for HostingCon

We get some great perks working for Bytemark, including getting to go to interesting conferences. That’s why I recently hopped on a plane to Amsterdam to meet the “who’s who” of the hosting industry at HostingCon Europe! For the uninitiated, HostingCon Europe is the little sister of the biggest conference in the hosting industry ‘HostingCon Global’, held […]

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My guide to FOSDEM – Europe’s biggest open source developer conference

If you’re in to free/libre open source software, you might have heard mention of an event mysteriously abbreviated “FOSDEM”. FOSDEM is billed as “Europe’s largest meeting of Free and Open Source Software Developers”. Unlike most other conferences, it’s completely free to attend and has no pre-registration or ticket requirement. In 2016, FOSDEM will be held […]

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“It feels slightly naughty” – why we’re supporting UKGovCamp

We are the only official supplier of bespoke beverage receptacles (mugs) to UKGovCamp 2014 – the free, annual ‘unconference’ for “people interested in how the public sector does digital stuff”. Tim and I will both be coming down and we’re looking forward to seeing both familiar faces and meeting new people. For me particularly, it feels like […]

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