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Sponsor-Logo: DATARECOVERY®

DATARECOVERY®

DATARECOVERY® provides professional data restoring services for all digital data carriers. The company was established in Chemnitz and operates its reverse engineering laboratory in Leipzig. Besides recovering hard drives, SSD and other flash based memory devices, DATARECOVERY® reverse engineers from Saxony deal with Virtual Systems, Shared Storage, RAID Arrays and Network Attached Storage on a daily basis. Company’s focus on quality and security guidelines results in usage of self-developed tools and technologies only. For urgent data recovery cases, it deposits more than 100,000 spare parts for immediate usage.

Sponsor-Logo: Hylastix

Hylastix

HYLASTIX entwickelt und vertreibt schlüsselfertige On-Site Virtualisierungslösungen für große und mittelständische Unternehmen der Maschinenbaubranche und der Autoindustrie. Mit Hilfe einer flexiblen und agilen IT-Infrastruktur meistern wir gemeinsam mit unseren Kunden die Herausforderungen der Industrie 4.0. Natürlich sind auch anspruchsvolle Projekte aus angrenzenden Themenbereichen bei uns angesiedelt, sei es die Orchestrierung von physikalischen oder virtuellen Maschinen, die Definition und Bereitstellung von Entwicklungsumgebungen im Bereich Continous Development/Continous Integration oder die Virtualisierung auf unterschiedlichsten Hardwareplattformen. Zusammen mit unseren Forschungspartnern, wie IBM Zurich, AUDI AG, Fraunhofer IWU Chemnitz und anderen bearbeiten wir viele verschiedene, spannende Entwicklungsthemen.

Sponsor-Logo: Thomas-Krenn.AG

Thomas-Krenn.AG

Thomas-Krenn.AG is a leading, fast growing manufacturer of individual server and storage systems. Since 2002, the company has been supplying end customers, resellers and data center operators with high-quality hardware according to the build-to-order principle. As a solution provider for individual customer projects, Thomas-Krenn.AG also stands for the highest service quality in the areas of hardware development, contract manufacturing, product refinement and logistics. This makes it a recognized and reliable partner for industry, system houses, service providers and medium-sized end customers from all sectors. Thomas-Krenn.AG currently employs around 130 people and produces all servers in Germany at its headquarter in Freyung, Bavaria.

Sponsor-Logo: Global Cloud Computing @ itelligence

Global Cloud Computing @ itelligence

Intelligence employs Infrastructure experts with deep know-how in open source and cloud technologies in various teams. For customers the company is present at locations worldwide and manages large cloud environment. As certified SAP partner, itelligence offers SAP Support Services as well as growing offerings for planning, developing and operating public, private or hybrid Cloud. Automation and standardization are key focus, combined with a strong focus on open-source technologies the company’s services stand for stability and efficiency.

In their own worldwide distributed data centers, itelligence operates customers’ Linux systems among other things. The company owned cloud solution, it.Cloud, is completely based on open source technologies like CloudStack, Ceph, Ansible, check_mk, KVM and others. A self-developed management platform serves as a user interface and combines the variety of these single components. Linked to that itelligence is organizing Meetup`s regularly related to the OpenSource technologies CloudStack, Ansible and Ceph since several years.

Sponsor-Logo: B1 Systems GmbH

B1 Systems GmbH

B1 Systems GmbH is a provider of consulting, training, development & support services based on Linux/Open Source. Our team of more than 100 Linux experts offers tailor-made solutions based on virtualization, high availability and cloud computing technologies as well as monitoring, system and configuration management. Our team contributes to upstream development of various projects and thus helps turn Open Source innovation into Enterprise reliability and performance — both nationally and internationally.

Sponsor-Logo: STRATO AG

STRATO AG

STRATO is the hosting provider with the best cost-benefit ratio: As one of the world’s leading hosting companies, STRATO offers professional quality at keen prices. Our products include Domains, e-mail and homepage bundles, on-line storage, web-shops and servers as well as high-end solutions. STRATO is hosting four Million domains with services offered world-wide and runs two TÜV-certified datacenters. Our employees are key to our success. Since April 2017, STRATO part of United Internet AG.

Sponsor-Logo: DB Systel GmbH

DB Systel GmbH

DB Systel GmbH is a wholly owned subsidiary of Deutsche Bahn AG and digital partner for all Group companies and employs 3,900 people in Frankfurt, Berlin and Erfurt. The company uses innovative trend topics to actively shape DB's digital future – in agile, self-organised network structures. To this end, DB Systel is looking for independent, motivated people with the Systel mindset who want to grow personally and together with the company.

Sponsor-Logo: LPI

LPI

The Linux Professional Institute (LPI) is the global certification standard and career support organization for open source professionals. With more than 600,000 exams delivered, it's the world’s first and largest vendor-neutral Linux and open source certification body. LPI has certified professionals in over 180 countries, delivers exams in 9 languages, and has hundreds of training partners.

LPI Central Europe represents the Linux Professional Institute as Regional Office in Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovakia and Switzerland.

Sponsor-Logo: Heinlein Support

Heinlein Support

Die Heinlein Support GmbH aus Berlin bietet seit über 20 Jahren Wissen und Erfahrung rund um Linux-Server und E-Mails. Unsere Kunden profitieren vom Wissen in unseren Linux-Schulungen an der Heinlein Akademie oder bei den Inhouse Trainings, der Erfahrung im persönlichen Consulting und der Sorgfalt beim Hosting ihrer Daten auf unseren Linux-Servern. Darüber hinaus ist Heinlein Ausrichter der jährlichen Secure Linux Administration Conference. Mehrere Tausend Kunden aus renommierten Unternehmen der Konsumgüter-, Dienstleistungs- und Industriegüter-Branche sowie der Öffentlichen Hand vertrauen Heinlein in langjähriger Zusammenarbeit.

Teilen Sie mit uns die Leidenschaft für Linux-Server? Bewerben Sie sich: https://www.heinlein-support.de/jobs

Sponsor-Logo: Mailbox.org

Mailbox.org

Der deutsche E-Mail-Anbieter mailbox.org zeigt, dass sich Datenschutz, Werbefreiheit, Sicherheit und komfortable Features vereinen lassen. Neben klassischen E-Mail-Kernfunktionen erhalten sicherheitsbewusste Privat- und Geschäftskunden auf Basis der OX App Suite auch Kalender, Aufgabenverwaltung, Online-Textverarbeitung, Cloud-Speicher und eine Chat-Lösung. Nicht umsonst ist mailbox.org gleich zwei Mal Testsieger bei Stiftung Warentest (2015 + 2016) geworden.

Technologisch setzt mailbox.org auf die neuesten Sicherheitsstandards, wie DANE und DNSSEC, und bietet den Nutzern verschiedene Sicherheitfeatures wie OTP, PGP-Verschlüsselung, Wegwerfadressen u.ä. - Finanziert wird mailbox.org durch einen Nutzungsbeitrag, der bereits bei 1 Euro pro Monat beginnt. Werbung oder der Handel mit Nutzerprofilen sind ausgeschlossen.

Teilen Sie unsere Leidenschaft für sichere E-Mail? Bewerben Sie sich: https://mailbox.org/de/jobs

Sponsor-Logo: Hetzner

Hetzner

Australien, China, Russland, USA und natürlich auch Europa: Mit unseren attraktiven Webhosting-Angeboten überzeugen wir Kunden aus über 120 Ländern. Seit 1997 stellen wir leistungsstarke Hosting-Produkte für Geschäfts- und Privatkunden bereit. Das Produktportfolio umfasst die klassische Bereitstellung von Speicherplatz für Webseiten sowie Cloud-Servern, bis hin zur Vermietung von komplett physischen Root oder Managed Servern und Colocation Services.

Unsere Rechenzentren in Nürnberg, Falkenstein/Vogtl. und Helsinki zählen zu den modernsten und energieeffizientesten Datacenterparks in Europa.

Durch die Kombination aus stabiler Technik, attraktiven Preisen und flexiblen Support- und Serviceleistungen bauen wir unsere Marktposition im In- und Ausland kontinuierlich aus und sind permanent auf der Suche nach qualifizierten Mitarbeitern. Weitere Informationen zu offenen Stellen finden Sie in unserem Jobportal unter https://career.hetzner.com/.

Sponsor-Logo: Raritan Deutschland GmbH

Raritan Deutschland GmbH

We at Raritan are developing power management and remote control solutions with our international team. Our award-winning products are used to enhance the productivity and efficiency in the data centers of several of the worlds biggest companies.
Our software development is founded on a Linux base system which includes various open source projects. Our contribution to the open source community consists of searching for bugs and supplying patches.

Sponsor-Logo: SerNet

SerNet

SerNet GmbH specializes in open source software as well as accompanying services and supports 2000 existing customers in all time zones. SerNet is the worldwide technological market leader for Samba, the most important OS server software in the Windows environment. With verinice, SerNet offers a mature OS solution for the management of information security (ISMS). In addition, the company, which was founded in 1997, provides support for multi-level firewall and VPN systems.

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

Support Spectrum:

  • Consulting
  • Training
  • Development
Sponsor-Logo: TQ-Systems

TQ-Systems

Das Technologie-Unternehmen TQ bietet das komplette Leistungsspektrum von der Entwicklung, Produktion und Service bis hin zum Produktlebenszyklusmanagement. Die Dienstleistungen umfassen Baugruppen, Geräte und Systeme inklusive Hardware, Software und Mechanik. Kunden können sämtliche Leistungen modular als Einzelleistungen wie auch im Komplettpaket entsprechend ihrer individuellen Anforderungen beziehen. Standardprodukte wie fertige Microcontrollermodule, Antriebs- und Automatisierungslösungen ergänzen das Dienstleistungsspektrum.

Kann man die Welt mit Technologie besser machen? Wir von TQ-Systems glauben daran und suchen Menschen, die mit uns gemeinsame Sache machen wollen. Zum Beispiel mit Entwicklungen in der Medizintechnik oder innovativen Lösungen im Umwelt- und Energiesektor sowie in der Luft- und Raumfahrt. Dafür steht TQ und jeder unserer 1.600 Mitarbeiter.

Sponsors

Sponsor-Logo: chemmedia

chemmedia

chemmedia AG offers solutions to support knowledge workers in global knowledge transfer projects. More than 500 customers in 38 countries and 10,000,000 learners already trust our solutions. With Open KnowledgeWorker, we use these proven technologies in a cloud-based platform for the free exchange of e-learning knowledge building blocks. Anyone can become an author and contribute knowledge building blocks under Creative Commons or use knowledge building blocks and media from others in their own e-learning courses (also suitable for mobile devices) free of charge.

Sponsor-Logo: GONICUS GmbH

GONICUS GmbH

Die GONICUS GmbH mit Sitz im Kaiserhaus in Arnsberg ist einer der größten unabhängigen IT-Dienstleister rund um Linux und Open-Source-Software. Das 40-köpfige Team um die Geschäftsführer Rainer Lülsdorf und Alfred Schröder steht Unternehmen und Behörden – sowohl regional als auch in den DACH-Ländern – mit kundenorientierten Lösungen schon seit mehr als fünfzehn Jahren als Full-Service-Partner zur Verfügung.

Unsere Mitarbeiter zeichnen sich durch ein profundes Wissen und umfassende Erfahrungen auf technischem Gebiet aus. Gleichzeitig verfügen unsere Berater zusätzlich über ein betriebswirtschaftliches Verständnis für die Prozesse und Anforderungen der Kunden. In dieser Kombination behalten sie stets die Kundenbedürfnisse im Auge. So findet GONICUS die optimale Lösung für individuelle Anforderungen. Maßgeschneiderte Lösungen statt 08/15.

Als einer der ersten Linux-Dienstleister hat GONICUS ein durchgängiges Qualitätsmanagement auf Basis der DIN ISO 9001:2008 eingeführt und erfolgreich zertifizieren lassen. Die ständige Verbesserung und die regelmäßige Überprüfung der Leistungsqualität liegen uns am Herzen.

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: axilaris

axilaris

As a reliable partner for banks and financial institutions for over 15 years, the software company axilaris has been supporting the financial sector. Our main focus is on developing web applications with banking and financial background, like end customer- and back office applications for banks and financial institutions. Furthermore our portfolio consists Housing and Hosting. In addition to that, we offer a broad competence in realizing projects, application development and all operating components including the services. We are always looking for reinforcement for our young and dynamic 85-member team. axilaris offers flat hierarchies, space for personal initiative and individual development, and flexible working hours. For further information about axilaris and our current job vacancies please visit our website https://www.axilaris.de.

Sponsor-Logo: secunet

secunet

secunet is one of the leading German providers of sophisticated IT security. In close dialogue with its customers - companies, public authorities and international organisations - secunet develops high-performance products and advanced IT security solutions. In this way, secunet not only secures IT infrastructures for its customers, but also achieves intelligent process optimizations and creates sustainable added value. secunet is the IT security partner of the Federal Republic of Germany and a partner of the Alliance for Cyber Security.

At secunet, more than 500 experts concentrate on topics such as cryptography, e-government, business security and automotive security. secunet is looking for students and graduates of MINT subjects as well as Linux and Open Source developers. Further information - including the current vacancies - can be found at www.secunet.com.

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

c.a.p.e. IT GmbH

c.a.p.e. IT GmbH is a cross-industry specialist for business processes in IT and technical services. With over 10 years of project experience, our employees provide comprehensive expertise and are ITIL-certified.

We own the open-source KIX and KIX Professional software, which has been successfully used in long-term practice by a large number of customers. We also provide extensive add-on modules for functions such as data & system integration, service & maintenance management and service accounting and reporting.

As a full service provider, we support our customers with process analysis, software implementation and custom extensions. Numerous training and support services round off our offer.

We are involved in the industry associations Open Source Business Alliance, BITKOM and itSMF.

Sponsor-Logo: Staffbase

Staffbase

Staffbase is the world's leading provider of apps for improving employee communication in large and international companies. The mobile channel of an app allows employers to reach their employees worldwide in a secure way - whether in the office, in the production hall or on the road. The app gives employees better access to corporate information and tools for the digital workplace, including existing intranets. Staffbase enables internal communication that reaches all employees. This is confirmed by more than 250 customers worldwide, including Deutsche Bahn, RHI Magnesita, Adidas, Viessmann, Deutsche Telekom and Audi.

Our software runs in the cloud, which would be unthinkable without Linux and open source in its current form - from virtual machines running Ubuntu, to provisioning with SaltStack, to cloud-native technologies such as Kubernetes and Prometheus. Staffbase, with its headquarters in Chemnitz and offices in New York, Amsterdam, Dresden and Cologne, actively contributes to the improvement and evolution. Further information and job advertisements are to be found under www.staffbase.com.

Sponsor-Logo: NETWAYS

NETWAYS

NETWAYS has been supporting companies for more than 20 years in the setup, monitoring, automation and management of their IT infrastructures based on Open Source. As a competent and reliable partner in the area of monitoring and systems management, we accompany our customers from the concept phase and consulting to the complete implementation of their project, up to trainings and support.

NETWAYS covers the entire range of cloud and hosting services: From containers with Kubernetes, VMs and rental servers up to private clouds based on OpenStack. Our data centers in Nuremberg guarantee maximum security and performance.

With our NETWAYS Web Services (NWS) we provide a platform for fully managed open source software. We complement our portfolio with a wide range of environmental monitoring hardware in the NETWAYS Online Store.

Last but not least NETWAYS is well-known as an organizer of numerous conferences and trainings on open source monitoring and open source data centers.

Sponsor-Logo: Proxmox Server Solutions GmbH

Proxmox Server Solutions GmbH

Proxmox Server Solutions is a software provider dedicated to develop powerful and efficient open-source platforms for enterprise virtualization and email security. Enterprises regardless of size, sector or industry use the stable, scalable, and open Proxmox solutions to modernize their data center and to keep track of their efficient and agile infrastructure.

With Proxmox VE, the leading open-source platform for all-inclusive enterprise virtualization, you can easily create and deploy VMs and containers, and manage software-defined storage and networking functionality, highly available clusters and multiple integrated out-of-the-box tools with ease. To ensure business continuity, the Vienna-based Proxmox Server Solutions GmbH offers enterprise support, training service, and a huge partner network to more than 13,000 customers worlwide.

More details at www.proxmox.com

Sponsor-Logo: NetKnights

NetKnights

Multi-factor authentication is the core topic of NetKnights GmbH. Managing Director Cornelius Kölbel has been active in this field since 2004 and has also implemented various proprietary solutions in customer environments. His experiences about the needs of the customers and the limitations of the respective solutions led to the development of the multi-factor authentication system privacyIDEA.

privacyIDEA is 100% Open Source and is actively developed on Github. NetKnights GmbH offers services and service level agreements for privacyIDEA.

Sponsor-Logo: Open Source Automation Development Lab

Open Source Automation Development Lab

The Open Source Automation Development Lab (OSADL) was founded in 2005 by companies using Open Source software (OSS) in industry and in automation control systems and intended to establish networking among them. OSS preferably is used in know-how areas that do not contribute to the differentiation of the companies such as the operating system. Sharing of such technology within a community does not only make sense but is also economically required to master the complexity of state-of-the-art devices with reasonable effort.

OSADL members belong to the following industries: Machine builders, automation hardware and software manufacturers, semi-conductor industry, Open Source service providers and user associations.

Sponsor-Logo: Reply AG

Reply AG

Reply is made up of a network of highly specialised companies, which support leading industrial groups in defining and developing business models to optimise and integrate processes, applications and devices, using new technology and communication paradigms, such as Big Data; Cloud Computing; Digital Communication; Internet of Things; Mobile and Social Networking.

Media partner

Sponsor-Logo: COMPUTEC MEDIA GmbH

COMPUTEC MEDIA GmbH

Die drei Fachzeitschriften Linux Magazin, Raspberry Pi Geek und Linux User werden von der Computec Media herausgegeben. Das Linux-Magazin wendet sich an Leser, die professionell mit Linux arbeiten und ist weltweit die zweitälteste Zeitschrift über Linux. LinuxUser bietet jeden Monat auf 100 Seiten praxisorientierte Artikel, Workshops und News rund um Linux. Das lösungsorientierte Magazin Raspberry Pi Geek bietet Tipps, Tricks und Anleitungen rund um den Single-Board-Computer.

Sponsor-Logo: Radio UNiCC

Radio UNiCC

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

Unterstützer

Sponsor-Logo: Thomas Winde Ausflugsfahrten

Thomas Winde Ausflugsfahrten

Wir bedanken uns bei Thomas Winde Ausflugsfahrten für die Unterstützung beim Transport von diversen Linux-Tage-Materialien und -Personen.

Sponsor-Logo: Steko

Steko

Wir bedanken uns bei der Firma Steko für die Bereitstellung von Spielgeräten für unser Kinderparadies.