FreeBSD and ZFS

FreeBSD and ZFS

Check out this post from the FreeBSD Foundation, regarding ZFS. There is also a lengthy discussion on ycombinator regarding the licensing issues surrounding the filesystem. ZFS has been making headlines lately, so it seems like the right time to talk about the...
FreeBSD Foundation Update (January 2016)

FreeBSD Foundation Update (January 2016)

The FreeBSD Foundation has released their newsletter for the month of January. This update features the usual project developments, SCALE14x, Sean Bruno, as well as fundraising initiatives for 2016. Check out the link below to view the PDF. Dear FreeBSD Community...

FreeBSD Foundation Statement on Harassment

Please read the FreeBSD Foundation’s Statement on Harassment if you have not already: Over the past week, the FreeBSD community has raised concerns about the handling of a harassment report in June, 2015. The FreeBSD Foundation takes these concerns very...
FreeBSD Foundation December 2015 Update

FreeBSD Foundation December 2015 Update

The FreeBSD Foundation has released a summary of their updates for December 2015. This issue highlights development updates, the Silicon Valley Vendor & Developer Summit, TeachBSD Courses, as well as their fundraising goals. Thank you for 15 years and more to...
Faces of FreeBSD: Erin Clark

Faces of FreeBSD: Erin Clark

Check out Erin’s story of how her contributions helped make a difference in the FreeBSD community. Erin is currently a developer for the FreeNAS project, and has managed FreeBSD servers as a system administrator. My name is Erin Clark.  I am 32 years old, and I...
FreeBSD Foundation @ Grace Hopper Conference 2015

FreeBSD Foundation @ Grace Hopper Conference 2015

The FreeBSD Foundation sponsored Shonali Balakrishna, a masters student from the University of Irvine, California, to attend the annual Grace Hopper Conference. The 2015 Grace Hopper Conference was held in Houston, TX, October 14-16. The conference is for women in...