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, December 21, 2016 at 06:30 pm
MIT Building E-51, Room 315

(We hold a Q&A session from 6:30-7:00; the main meeting begins at 7:00)

Microsoft and Linux... Better Together

A deep dive into Linux capabilities and integrations with the Microsoft Azure Cloud



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A few photos from our 20th anniversary meeting


Documents and Links From Recent Meetings


Reproducible Builds
16 November 2016; Valerie Young
    Blog post - (txt)
    Valerie's slides - (pdf)

Transposition Cyphers in Historic Context
21 September 2016; Bill Ricker
    Bill's Slides - (odp) - (pdf) - (ppt) - (pptx)
    Bill's Notes - (txt)
    PGP primer in emoji - (png)
    Anatomy of a Cipher - (pdf)
    Gray Fox ACW Intercepts Plants - (pdf)

Rooftop WLAN, IoT, and the Doobie Brothers
18 May 2016; Kurt Keville
    Derek's slides - (pdf)

Linux Soup XVI: SystemD overview
16 March 2016; Christoph Doerbeck
    Christoph's slides - (pdf)
    Getting to Know Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 - (pdf)

Functional Package Management and GNU Guix
20 January 2016; David Thompson
    David's slides - (pdf)

Introduction to Ceph and Architectural Overview
16 December 2015; Federico Lucifredi
    Federico's slides - (pdf)

OSS Digital Photography Workflow
18 Novenber 2015; Christoph Doerbeck
    Christoph's slides - (pdf)

Energia MT: Efficiently Sensing the World Around You
20 May 2015; Brian DeLacey, Zigurd Mednieks, Arun Thomas
    Brian's slides - (pdf)
    Zigurd's slides - (pdf) - (pptx)

(Here's a complete list)


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


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For information on wearable computing, see R. Paul McCarty's Wearables Central site.

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