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Sponsor-Logo: LPI

LPI

The LPI e.V. supports the Linux Professional Institute (LPI), a global non-profit organization incorporated in Canada, with the development of independent, globally-recognized professional standards for Linux and Free Software. The acceptance of LPI certification programs and LPI-certified professional is growing through our public relations, education programs and consulting.

Sponsor-Logo: Raritan

Raritan

Raritan is a proven innovator of power management solutions, DCIM software, and KVM-over-IP for data centers of all sizes.

Based in Somerset, NJ, Raritan has a global presence across 38 offices, serving 76 countries and 50,000 customer locations worldwide. Raritan's award-winning hardware and software solutions increase energy efficiency, improve reliability, and raise productivity.

For more information please visit www.raritan.eu.

Sponsor-Logo: Mailbox.org

Mailbox.org

Founded in early 2014, mailbox.org was the first established provider to offer PGPencrypted e-mail accounts to customers world-wide. Thanks to the many extra features available in addition to secure e-mail, such as shared calendars and online text processing software in combination with cloud storage, mailbox.org presents a real alternative to other competing services like GoogleDocs or Dropbox.

Technologically, the German provider implements the latest security standards: Connections are made via the DANE protocol and all DNS data is handled by the DNSSEC mechanism which is considered particularly secure. mailbox.org is funded directly by their users who pay a regular fee for the service, starting at 1 Euro per month. mailbox.org respects the privacy of their customers and will never use any account data or personal information for advertising purposes, or sell data to third parties.

Sponsor-Logo: Heinlein Support

Heinlein Support

Heinlein Support GmbH, based in Berlin, offers over 20 years of knowledge and experience in Linux servers and e-mail services. Our customers can benefit from the knowledge we impart during our Linux training courses at the Heinlein Academy or during in-house training sessions. They can also take advantage of our experience in personal consulting services, our attention to detail when hosting customer data on our Linux servers, and our understanding of the Linux operating system when using our appliance and software products. In addition, Heinlein hosts the Mailserver Conference and the Secure Linux Administration Conference. We have worked with thousands of customers from reputable consumer goods companies, service and industry branches, as well as the public sector place for years and they continue to place their trust in us.

Sponsor-Logo: Pengutronix

Pengutronix

Pengutronix was founded in 2001, being one of the first companies in Germany providing professional Embedded Linux services for industrial customers.

Pengutronix supports customers within industrial embedded Linux projects. The Pengutronix kernel team works in close cooperation with the international Linux developer community and maintains several ARM derivates in the official kernel.

Business activities:

  • Bootloader porting
  • Linux kernel porting
  • Driver development
  • Software architecture & design
  • Graphical user interfaces
  • POSIX & realtime
Sponsor-Logo: Varia

Varia

Mehr als 10 Jahre Erfahrung:
VARIA versteht sich als Distributor, Fachhändler und Dienstleister in den Bereichen Wireless Netzwerktechnologie und Embedded Systemen.
Das Unternehmen wurde 1997 als Dienstleistungsunternehmen für Server- und Netzwerklösungen gegründet und hat seinen Hauptsitz in Niederwürschnitz sowie eine Niederlassung in Chemnitz.
Neben der Bereitstellung von Daten- und Serverdiensten standen seit der Gründung zunehmend die Optimierung und der Support von Kundennetzwerken im Vordergrund. Diese enge Zusammenarbeit mit unseren Kunden ermöglicht die Realisierung individueller Projekte, Prozesse und Konzepte.
VARIA bietet damit Unternehmen jeder Art ein umfassendes Spektrum an Hardware und IT-Dienstleistungen zur Planung, Installation und zum Betrieb von WLAN Netzwerken / Hot Spots an.
Um den besten und schnellstmöglichen Support für die eingesetzte Hardware zu gewährleisten, arbeiten wir unmittelbar mit den jeweiligen Herstellern zusammen (Import / Distribution).

Sponsor-Logo: c.a.p.e. IT GmbH

c.a.p.e. IT GmbH

The c.a.p.e. IT GmbH is specialized in IT infrastructure and service management products. The company from Chemnitz, Germany, is an important service provider of Open Source Software for small and middle sized business (SMB) and public institutions.

c.a.p.e. IT is specifically specialized in solutions related to OTRS-based service management systems. That is the reason for self-development of module KIX4OTRS, which makes customer and citizen communication easier, faster and more cost-efficient. The knowledge needed for the project work comes from experience collected in projects for SMB, big organisations and public institutions.

The c.a.p.e. IT GmbH offers KIX4OTRS, all-in-one-ITSM-suite KIXbox (incl. Univention Corporate Server, KIX4OTRS, Nagios) as well as BMC Remedy ITSM and BMC Service Desk Express.

The company\'s partners are among all IBM, Tarent, CFI Slovakia, Univention, uib and Zarafa.

Sponsor-Logo: Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Lab ist weltweit einer der am schnellsten wachsenden Anbieter von IT-Sicherheitslösungen und hat sich als einer der vier international führenden Antivirus-Hersteller etabliert. Heute gilt Kaspersky Lab mit 30 Niederlassungen in 200 Ländern als weltweit größter privater Anbieter von IT-Sicherheitslösungen.

Kaspersky Lab beschäftigt über 2.700 Experten und schützt mit seiner breiten Produkt- und Lösungspalette über 300 Millionen Menschen und 250.000 Unternehmen aller Größen und Branchen weltweit. Kaspersky Lab hält mehr als 80 globale Partner- und Technologie-OEM-Vereinbarungen

Sponsor-Logo: FromDual GmbH

FromDual GmbH

Die FromDual GmbH ist eine, im Jahre 2010 gegründete, Schweizer Firma. Wir haben uns auf neutrale und Hersteller unabhängige Beratungs-, Support- und Schulungs-Dienstleistungen für MySQL spezialisiert.

Unsere Ingenieure decken mit ihren Fähigkeiten die verschiedenen Varianten von MySQL (Galera Cluster, Percona Server und MariaDB) ab, einschliesslich der Kombination mit Galera Cluster. Unsere Hauptprodukte und -Dienstleistungen sind:

  • Beratung, Support und Schulung für MySQL, Percona Server und MariaDB.
  • Beratung, Support und Schulung für Galera Cluster.
  • FromDual's Performance Monitor für MySQL (mpm).
  • Monitoring as a Service (MaaS) für MySQL.
Vom weltweit agierenden Global Players bis hin zu kleinen Internet Start-ups in Branchen wie Telekommunikation und VoIP, e-Commerce, ERP, Hosting, Finanzdienstleistungen, e-Marketing, Tourismus, Bildungsstätten, etc. ist in unserem Kundenstamm alles vertreten.

Zudem ist FromDual Oracle Silber Partner, Open Database Alliance (ODBA) Silber Partner und Dienstleistungs-Partner von Codership für Galera Cluster für MySQL. Weiter Informationen finden Sie unter: www.fromdual.com

Sponsor-Logo: Amazon Development Center Germany GmbH

Amazon Development Center Germany GmbH

In 2006, Amazon Web Services (AWS) began offering IT infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services -- now commonly known as cloud computing. One of the key benefits of cloud computing is the opportunity to replace up-front capital infrastructure expenses with low variable costs that scale as a business grows. With the Cloud, businesses no longer need to plan for and procure servers and other IT infrastructure weeks or months in advance. Instead, they can instantly spin up hundreds or thousands of servers in minutes and deliver results faster.

The AWS platform has grown rapidly since the launch of the first service and it is now the underlying infrastructure for businesses around the world from start-ups to enterprises to government agencies. AWS has hundreds of thousands of customers in over 190 countries leveraging the services from infrastructure locations in the U.S., Europe, South America, Singapore, and Japan.

Companies around the world using AWS range from smaller, fast-growing companies such as Playfish, Airbnb and Pinterest to larger companies such as Shell Oil, NASA and News International.

Sponsor-Logo: T-Systems Multimedia Solutions

T-Systems Multimedia Solutions

T-Systems affiliate Multimedia Solutions develops Internet-based solutions for large corporations and mid-sized companies. The company's approximately 1 200 employees serve customers from all industries by translating web innovations into services for the digital business and social ecosystem. These include solutions for e-commerce, intranet and Internet portals as well as web IT management. In addition to the head office in Dresden, T-Systems Multimedia Solutions also has six other sites in Germany: in Berlin, Bonn, Hamburg, Jena, Munich and Stuttgart.

For more information please visit: www.t-systems-mms.com

Sponsor-Logo: NetKnights GmbH

NetKnights GmbH

NetKnights GmbH is an independent security company which provides services and products in the areas of strong authentication (2FA), identity management and encryption. Securing the customers digital identity is the principal task of the NetKnights. We use our market knowledge and experiences from international projects in two factor authentication, SSO in the cloud, public key infrastructures (PKI), hardware security modules and one time passwords (OTP) to support our customers at all points. We provide independent consulting and implement software products forming the final solution at your site. ...at your side. The NetKnights love opensource. And thus NetKnights are implementing in leading position the opensource two factor authentication system privacyIDEA, which is also here at the Chemnitzer Linuxtage.

Sponsor-Logo: Chemmedia

Chemmedia

chemmedia AG offers solutions for knowledge workers in global knowledge transfer projects. Over 370 customers in 38 countries and more than 2,000,000 learners already trust our solutions. With Open KnowledgeWorker we now provide these proven technologies as cloud solution for the free exchange of e-learning modules. Now, everybody can be an author. You can easily create e-learning modules and provide them under Creative Commons. Furthermore, you may use modules and media of other users for your own e-learning courses (also for mobile devices) for free.

Sponsor-Logo: Hetzner

Hetzner

Hetzner Online is a professional web hosting provider and experienced data center operator. Since 1997 the company has provided private and business clients with high-performance hosting products as well as the necessary infrastructure for efficient operation of websites. A combination of stable technology, attractive pricing and flexible support and services has enabled Hetzner Online to continuously strengthen its market position both nationally and internationally.
Hetzner Online stands for high-quality and fast hardware in conjunction with an outstanding price-performance ratio with the support of a competent, in-house service team. Qualified experts in the data center are accessible 24/7 for emergencies.
Numerous top ratings in well-known IT journals attest to the special benefits of Hetzner Online.

Media partner

Sponsor-Logo: COMPUTEC MEDIA GmbH

COMPUTEC MEDIA GmbH

Sponsor-Logo: Radio UNiCC

Radio UNiCC

Radio UNiCC the Campusradio is broadcasting the lectures of Chemnitzer Linux-Tage.

Media partner (community)

Sponsor-Logo: Pro Linux

Pro Linux

Pro Linux is one of the largest German sites for Linux and free and Open Source Software. It is the meeting point of all Linux users from beginners to experts. It publishes the latest daily news and the best tips about Linux and free software. Articles, tutorials, workshops, and reviews appear on a regular basis. Other services for the community include one of the largest directories of free and Open Source programs, large link collections, a bulletin board, tips, security advisories of the distributions, and information about user groups.

Sponsors

Sponsor-Logo: openSUSE

openSUSE

The openSUSE project is a worldwide effort that promotes the use of Linux everywhere. openSUSE creates one of the world's best Linux distributions, working together in an open, transparent and friendly manner as part of the worldwide Free and Open Source Software community.

The project is controlled by its community and relies on the contributions of individuals, working as testers, writers, translators, usability experts, artists and ambassadors or developers. The project embraces a wide variety of technology, people with different levels of expertise, speaking different languages and having different cultural backgrounds.

Sponsor-Logo: O'Reilly Verlag

O'Reilly Verlag

O'Reilly Verlag is the German subsidiary of the internationally successful publisher O'Reilly Media, Inc.

O'Reilly provides information on important and cutting-edge technologies through high-quality textbooks, digital content, websites and conferences.

All O'Reilly authors are part of various international user groups and technology communities - they therefore have first-class practical knowledge.

Main topics of O'Reilly's publications are programming software, websites and mobile applications, operating systems, networks, web design, digital photography, social media, e-commerce, physical computing and geek lifestyle.

Sponsor-Logo: Megware

Megware

MEGWARE Computer Vertrieb und Service GmbH has carved its position as one of Europe’s leading supercomputing specialists.

Since its inception in 1990, the company from Chemnitz has gathered extensive experience in the development and installation of High Performance Computing (HPC) systems and Linux Clusters. As things stand, MEGWARE has delivered and installed approximately 1000 high performance computing systems to research institutes, universities and customers in the sectors of industry and commerce. The portfolio of services extends from expert upstream planning to procurement, production and testing of the complete system, also turnkey installation and tailored service and support.

Our in-house software and hardware developments have made MEGWARE solutions what they are today: turnkey productive systems, immediately ready for deployment. All developments are tailored to suit customer wishes and benefits and are optimised for their respective fields of application and use.

Sponsor-Logo: Open Source Business Alliance

Open Source Business Alliance

The Open Source Business Alliance - abbreviated OSB Alliance - counts over 230 members and is one of Europe's largest network of businesses and organizations that develop, are based on, or implement open source software.
The goal of the Alliance OSB is to make open source software and other forms of open cooperation more successful. The OSB Alliance achieves its goal by disseminating information, creating favorable conditions for manufacturers and users, as well as by the actively networking manufacturers, customers and service providers. Especially interoperability between different open source systems and with proprietary software plays an important role.

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Das Arnsberger IT-Unternehmen GONICUS, einer der größten unabhängigen Dienstleister für Open-Source-Software in Deutschland, steht für maßgeschneiderte, kundenorientierte Lösungen. Das 25-köpfige Team um die Geschäftsführer Rainer Lülsdorf und Alfred Schröder steht Unternehmen und Behörden aus unterschiedlichsten Branchen als Full-Service-Partner zur Verfügung. Die Open-Source-Berater erstellen Konzepte, vermitteln Know-how in Workshops und kümmern sich um die Implementierung neuer sowie die Wartung bestehender Systeme. Vom Systemmanagement bis Voice over IP, von der Machbarkeitsanalyse bis zum Support ist das Leistungsspektrum breit gefächert. Als einer der ersten Linux-Dienstleister hat GONICUS ein durchgängiges Qualitätsmanagement auf Basis der DIN ISO 9001:2008 erfolgreich eingeführt und zertifizieren lassen.

Sponsor-Logo: it25 GmbH

it25 GmbH

The it25 GmbH specializes in the migration, deployment and operation of e-mail and groupware systems for medium-sized and large companies.

Furthermore we offer support the collaboration of your mobile workforce through the implementation of the Virtual Smartphone Platform MobileIron.

Our partnerships with Univention, SEP and Kemp make it25 a premium choice when you need experts in your corner. Our staff is well versed in the areas of Linux- Systems, storage concepts and Load-Balancers.

Software by it25:

  • PLUCS: Instant- Messaging ownCloud by it25 – A UCS implementation of the popular File-sync and self-
  • hosted share platform ownCloud for small and medium enterprises and organizations with up to 500 users.

Sponsor-Logo: Petra Pönisch Verlag

Petra Pönisch Verlag

Neben Klöppelbriefen und -büchern vertreibt der Petra Pönisch Verlag mit knipling das weltweit einzige Entwurfsprogramm für Klöppelbriefe, das unter Linux läuft.

Sponsor-Logo: Open Source Press

Open Source Press

Open Source Press ist ein selbstständiger Fachbuchverlag mit Sitz in München, der auf die Themen "Linux" und "Open Source Software" spezialisiert ist. Der Verlag wurde von Dr. Markus Wirtz im Sommer 2003 gegründet und verfügt durch seine Mitarbeiter und Autoren über langjährige Erfahrung in der Verlagsbranche wie auch im Linux-/Open-Source-Umfeld.

Sponsor-Logo: Rheinwerk Verlag

Rheinwerk Verlag

Der Rheinwerk Verlag ist Deutschlands führender Verlag für IT, Design und Fotografie. Die Bücher, E-Books und Video-Trainings helfen Einsteigern und Experten bei der Aus- und Weiterbildung. Mehr über das gesamte Programm des Rheinwerk Verlags erfahren Sie auf: https://www.rheinwerk-verlag.de

Sponsor-Logo: Matrica

Matrica

Since it was established in 1998, matrica has specialised in the development and distribution of software for the Banking & Brokerage sector. With its product moneyplex, matrica is considered a market leader in the HBCI sector employing the operating system Linux. Further, during the last few years, moneyplex has successfully established itself in the Windows and Mac OSX segment, and acquired numerous banks and financial institutes as business partners.

Sponsor-Logo: KaMUX

KaMUX

KaMUX GmbH & Co. KG is a management consulting company focussed on small and medium enterprises. Our main subject is our customers organization. We do improve our clients abilities using free and opensource software whenever possible.

Sponsor-Logo: Python Academy

Python Academy

Die Python Academy ist ein auf Python spezialisiertes Schulungsunternehmen. Wir bieten Schulungen zum Erlernen der Programmiersprache Python an. Unser Angebot beinhaltet Pythonschulungen als offene Kurse und Firmenkurse. Neben einem Pythonseminar für Programmieranfänger und einer Schulung "Python für Programmierer" gibt es Module für Spezialthemen, die als Firmenkurse nach Wunsch kombiniert werden können. Weiterhin bieten wir den Kurs "Python für Wissenschaftler und Ingenieure" an, der sich mit technisch-wissenschaftlichen Themen beschäftigt. Die Pythonseminare finden im Schulungszentrum der Python Academy in Leipzig oder In-House beim Kunden statt. Die Inhalte der Firmenkurse vereinbaren wir individuell mit dem Kunden und führen diese Kurse europa- und weltweit durch. Alle Themen sind auch in englischer Sprache verfügbar.

Sponsor-Logo: Thomas Winde Ausflugsfahrten

Thomas Winde Ausflugsfahrten

Thomas Winde Ausflugsfahrten, bietet seit mehreren Jahren Mietfahrten zu verschiedenen Linuxveranstaltungen an. Außer dem Hauptgeschäft (Ausflugsfahrten, Mietfahrten, Flughafenzubringer und Gütertaxi) bietet er auch noch Bürodienstleistungen (Schreibarbeiten) und Computerdienstleistungen (Hardwareinstallation, Linuxerstinstallationen, Vorträge usw.) an. Thomas Winde ist auch Mitorganisator der Chemnitzer Linux-Tage (Einsteigerforum).

Sponsor-Logo: Steko

Steko

Das "STEKO Spielhaus" ist ein Fachgeschäft für pädagogisch wertvolles Holzspielzeug und kreative Spielideen im Zentrum von Chemnitz.
"STEKO Spielhaus" ist eine geschützte Marke und steht für das vom Firmeninhaber entwickelte STEKO-Spielhaus-Systems. Das patentierte Stecksystem fördert bei Kindern die Kreativität, trainiert innovatives Denken und Spielen, schult soziales Verhalten im Gruppenzusammenspiel, stärkt das Selbstwertgefühl und bietet sich als eine Bewegungsbaustelle für Kindergarten und Hortgruppen an.
Der Sitz der Firma steko-Spielgeräte, sowie der Vertrieb für Kindergärten und Grundschulen befindet sich in Gera/Thür.