Boston Linux & UNIX was originally founded in 1994 as part of The Boston Computer Society. We meet on the third Wednesday of each month at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in Building E51.

Our Next Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at 06:30 pm
Location to be determined

NOTE: The location has changed since last month!

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Information updates in the areas of HPC, Supercomputing, and Autonomous Vehicles



Per the speaker's request, posting of the video of the June 2020 BLU meeting will be delayed until after the upcoming Linux Foundation Open Source Summit.



Documents and Links From Recent Meetings


AMD Ryzen Architecture Overview
20 May 2020; Shankar Viswanathan
    Shankar's slides - (pdf)

Low Cost Supercomputing with the Raspberry Pi 4
15 April 2020; Federico Lucifredi
    HOWTO join online BLU meetings hosted on Jitsi Meet - (pdf)

Designing and Bringing Silicon to Market
16 October 2019; Shankar Viswan
    Shankar's slides - (odp) - (pdf)

Raspberry Pi 4 Overview and Demo
21 August 2019; Brian DeLacey
    Brian's slides - (pdf)

ARRL, Ham Radio, and Linux
15 May 2019; Andy Stewart
    Andy's slides - (flipbook) - (pdf)

Do Do This At Home... In Control!
20 February 2019; Bob Frankston
    Bob's slides - (flipbook) - (pdf) - (pptx)

Short Takes: Fotoxx 2018 Update; Application Containers
18 July 2018; Jerry Feldman; Dick Miller
    Jerry's slides on Application Containers - (odp) - (flipbook)
    Jerry's slides on Wayland vs X11 - (odp) - (flipbook)

Blockchain, and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
16 May 2018; Bill Ricker and Jerry Feldman
    Bill's BitCoin Rant - (odp) - (flipbook) - (pdf)

(Here's a complete list)


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Many of our meetings are held at M.I.T.


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