OpusVL is proud to support Rugby LUG and its forthcoming Software Freedom Day event
Taking place on Saturday September 17th in over 100 countries across the world, Software Freedom Day (SFD) is a worldwide celebration of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) – a day that aims to educate the public about the numerous advantages to using high quality FOSS in business, education, government, at home...
...in short, absolutely everywhere!
A hub of Free and Open Source software innovation, Rugby is participating in the global celebration, with a free event being held at the Benn Partnership Training Centre from 12pm on September 17th.
The Rugby Software Freedom Day event is a collaboration between the Rugby Linux User Group (LUG) and the Benn Partnership, there will be representatives from the FOSS software community and local ICT companies who specialise in Free and Open Source software, offering free and informal advice and offering the opportunity to organise further sessions after the event if required.
Visitors will also be able to try out various FOSS applications on both Microsoft and Linux platforms.
Rugby Linux Users Group (LUG) is an active, thriving group of individuals based in and around Rugby, who are all passionate about Open Source Software (OSS) and hardware. More details can be found on the Rugby LUG website. (http://www.rugby.lug.org.uk/)
As a specialist OSS company based in Rugby, OpusVL is committed to supporting Rugby LUG in all of its activities to help push Open Source into the mainstream arena.
Get yourself a free T-Shirt
The Rugby SFD is taking place at 12pm on Saturday 17th September 2011 at the Benn Partnership Training Centre, Railway Terrace, Rugby Warwickshire, CV21 3HR.
Anyone can attend and members of the education sector will be invited to arrive at 11am to discuss their one-to-one needs with the specialists.
if you would like to receive a free event T-Shirt, please call Gita Natarajan on 07752 980864 or email email@example.com to advise that you will be visiting Rugby’s Software Freedom Day 2011 at the Benn Partnership Centre, Railway Terrace, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 3HR from 12:00 on Saturday 17th September 2011.
Posted by Rebecca Mackintosh on 01/09/2011