Conferences and Events


FAST'15 | Santa Clara, CA | Feb 16 – 19, 2015

Join us in Santa Clara, CA, February 16-19, 2015, for the 13th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies.

FAST '15 will bring together researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems. The conference includes 4 half-day training sessions focused on software-defined storage, cluster-based parallel storage system technologies, flash memory, and Hadoop; as well as a 3-day technical session program with 28 refereed paper presentations on scaling for future systems, big systems, write-optimized file systems, benchmarking and workloads, and mobile and social-networking systems.

Register by January 26 and save. Additional discounts are available!


SCALE 13x | Los Angeles, LA | Feb 19 – 22, 2015

SCALE 13x – the 13th annual Southern California Linux Expo – takes place on Feb. 19-22, 2015, at the Hilton Los Angeles Airport hotel. As the first-of-the-year Linux and Free/Open Source Software (FOSS) expo in North America, SCALE 13x expects to host more than 100 exhibitors this year, along with nearly 130 sessions, tutorials, and special events.

Held annually in Los Angeles, SCALE is the largest community-run FOSS conference in North America.

No Starch Press is attending—we'll have our newest releases and full backlist on sale.


PyCon | Montreal, Canada | Apr 8 – 15, 2015

PyCon is the largest annual gathering for the community using and developing the open-source Python programming language. It is produced and underwritten by the Python Software Foundation, the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing and promoting Python. Through PyCon, the PSF advances its mission of growing the international community of Python programmers.