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Early Registration Ending Soon!

The early registration deadline is August 18, 2018, after which the regular-registration period will begin.  So to save $150, register for the Linux Plumbers Conference before August 18th!

Containers Microconference Accepted into 2018 Linux Plumbers Conference

The Containers Micro-conference at Linux Plumbers is the yearly gathering of container runtime developers, kernel developers and container users. It is the one opportunity to have everyone in the same room to both look back at the past year in the container space and discuss the year ahead. In the past, topics such as use […]

BPF Microconference Accepted into 2018 Linux Plumbers Conference

We are pleased to announce that the BPF Microconference has been accepted into the 2018 Linux Plumbers Conference! BPF (Berkeley Packet Filter) is one of the fastest emerging technologies of the Linux kernel and plays a major role in networking (XDP (eXpress Data Path), tc/BPF, etc), tracing (kprobes, uprobes, tracepoints) and security (seccomp, landlock) thanks to […]

RDMA Microconference Accepted into 2018 Linux Plumbers Conference

We are pleased to announce that the RDMA Microconference has been accepted into the 2018 Linux Plumbers Conference! RDMA (remote direct memory access) is a well-established technology that is used in environments requiring both maximum throughputs and minimum latencies. For a long time, this technology was used primary in high-performance computing, high frequency trading, and […]

Two-day Networking Track added to LPC

A two-day Networking Track will be featured at this year’s Linux Plumbers Conference; it will run the first two days of LPC, November 13-14. The track will consist of a series of talks, including a keynote from David Miller: “This talk is not about XDP: From Resource Limits to SKB Lists”. Talk proposals on a […]

Registration for Linux Plumbers Conference is Now Open

The 2018 Linux Plumbers Conference organizing committee is pleased to announce that the registration for this year’s conference is now open. Information on how to register can be found here. Registration prices and cutoff dates are published in the ATTEND page. A reminder that we are following a quota system to release registration slots. Therefore […]

Call For Participation in 2018 Linux Plumbers Conference!

Referred-track, microconference, and BoF proposals all welcome, see below! Submissions close: September 2, 2018 Speakers notified: September 23, 2018 Slides due: November 9, 2018 Microconference slots often fill before the deadline (so don’t wait to submit yours!) but BoF submissions can come late. Call for Refereed-Track Proposals We are pleased to announce the Call for […]

New Linux Plumbers Conference web site

We invite you to check out the new web site for this year’s Plumbers Conference at linuxplumbersconf.org. It is based on the Indico conference-management web application that comes from CERN in Switzerland.  The LPC site will be used for submissions, acceptance, and scheduling of refereed talks, BoFs, and microconferences. Stay tuned for instructions on all […]

Welcome to the 2018 LPC blog

Planning for the 2018 Linux Plumbers Conference is well underway at this point. The planning committee will be posting various informational blurbs here, including information on hotels, microconference acceptance, evening events, scheduling, and so on. Next up will be a “call for proposals” that should appear soon. LPC will be held at the Sheraton Vancouver […]

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