October 2009 Meeting

Topic: Open Street Map: What, Why, and How

Presented by: Blars Blarson, from Open Street Map

Date: Thursday October 8, 2009 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Downs 107

August 2009 Meeting

Possible topics include Defcon.

Date: Thursday August 13, 2009 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Downs 107

July 2009 Meeting

Topic summary: Fedora 11, code named Leonidas, is the latest offering from
Fedora. With over 60 improvements and new features, Fedora 11 will be
demonstrated at the meeting.

About the speaker: Larry Cafiero is the Regional Ambassador for the U.S. West
Coast for the Fedora Project. He is also a senior partner at Redwood Digital
Research in Felton, California (Santa Cruz County), which is a small
business/SOHO computer maintenance and networking firm utilizing FOSS
programs. He also blogs as "Larry the Free Software Guy" at

Date: Thursday July 9, 2009 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Downs 107

June 2009 Meeting

Linux Virtual Server by Solomon Chang

WordPress plugin by Braydon Fuller (time permitting)

Solomon is a MySQL certified DBA and the current acting director of LAMPSIG.
He works as a professional Database Administrator for Vantage Media in El
Segundo, and is a co-author of the MySQL Cluster Certification Study Guide.
When he's not pulling all-nighters in the office, he plays piano, poker, and
Warhammer 40K, although not always all at the same time.

Date: Thursday June 11, 2009 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Downs 107

April 2009 Meeting

Looking for a new tech related job? Want to get a peek into the head of a
headhunter? Come listen to Todd Cranston-Cuebas talk about the current state
of the job market in the Los Angeles area, with a special emphasis on tech
roles and how to land that perfect job.

Todd Cranston-Cuebas has been leading technology hiring at Ticketmaster for
over 5 years. He specializes in working with candidates with a background in
open-source tools and technologies. He has spoken at BOF sessions at a number
of large technology conferences including ApacheCon, OSCON, USENIX, and of
course at SGVLUG meetings!

Date: Thursday April 9, 2009 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Downs 107