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[Discuss] Boston Linux Meeting Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - Before we called it a "Cloud"

When:  July 20, 2016 7PM (6:30PM for Q&A)
Topic: Before we called it a "Cloud"
Moderators: Jerry Feldman & Chris Allen
Location: MIT Building E-51, Room 315 ***


An overview of cloud basics and cloud security


Jerry talks about the cloud from an end user's perspective, and Chris 
discusses cloud security, hardening ssh, Fail2ban, etc.

What is a cloud
How do you use a cloud
Different types of clouds: hybrid vs pure, public vs private, etc.
How they affect you
Linux as a Cloud engine

For further information and directions please consult the BLU Web site
Please note that there is usually plenty of free parking in the E-51
parking lot at 2 Amherst St, or directly on Amherst St.

After the meeting we will adjourn to the official after meeting meeting
location at The Cambridge Brewing Company

Jerry Feldman <gaf at>
Boston Linux and Unix
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