OSCON, The Sessions to Attend…

With OSCON just a week away I finally sat down with the trusty ole’ iPad and figured out what my schedule is going to be. It appears this year the OSCON team put together a perfect slice for me. For the sessions, I’ve narrowed them down to these:

9:00am Tuesday, 07/17/2012
Build your Own Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), Just like Red Hat’s (Sponsored Tutorial)
Mark Atwood (Red Hat), Krishna Raman (Red Hat)

10:40am Wednesday, 07/18/2012
Comparing Open Source Private Cloud Platforms
Lance Albertson (Oregon State University Open Source Lab)

11:30am Wednesday, 07/18/2012
Highly Available Cloud: OpenStack integration with Pacemaker
Florian Haas (hastexo)

1:40pm Wednesday, 07/18/2012
Designing for DevOps: Building Ops at New Relic
Chris Kelly (New Relic)

2:30pm Wednesday, 07/18/2012
Test Driven UI Development
Joakim Recht (Tradeshift)

5:00pm Wednesday, 07/18/2012
Programming with the OSS Cloud Stack
Mike Amundsen (amundsen.com, inc.)

10:40am Thursday, 07/19/2012
Essential Node.js for Web Developers
Mike Amundsen (amundsen.com, inc.)

11:30am Thursday, 07/19/2012
Node.js in Production: Postmortem Debugging and Performance Analysis
David Pacheco (Joyent)

1:40pm Thursday, 07/19/2012
Location, Location, Location: Mastering HTML 5 Geolocation
Andy Gup (Esri)

2:30pm Thursday, 07/19/2012
Adventures in Deploying Private Paas on the Open Cloud: Tales from the Enterprise
Jeff Hobbs (ActiveState), Diane Mueller (ActiveState)

4:10pm Thursday, 07/19/2012
Mashing up JavaScript ā€“ Advanced techniques for modern web applications
Bastian Hofmann (ResearchGate GmbH)

4:10pm Thursday, 07/19/2012
Automating Cloud Deployments with and Puppet and OpenStack
Cloud, D139-140
Dan Bode (PuppetLabs)

11:00am Friday, 07/20/2012
Building Big Apps with Node.JS
Javascript & HTML5, Portland 251
Rik Arends (Cloud9 IDE Inc)

11:50am Friday, 07/20/2012
node.js and ql.io – Build Your Own HTTP APIs for Agility and Scale
Javascript & HTML5, Portland 251
Subbu Allamaraju (eBay Inc.), Jonathan LeBlanc (X.commerce)

Stay tuned here and on Cloud Ave for my full coverage of the conference. Hope to meet a lot of people, hear about your projects and efforts, and figure out a few more pieces to the whole future of cloud & software dev puzzle!