lfresco Software, one of the first providers of open source Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solutions, is being featured by O'Reilly at the O'Reilly Open Source Convention (OSCON) starting today. Alfresco VP, Kevin Cochrane, will present during the O'Reilly Spotlight, 1:00 PM Pacific Time tomorrow the 25th.The O'Reilly Spotlight highlights leading open source projects that are helping drive the open source community. "At O'Reilly, we keep our ears to the ground on promising open source projects and communities, especially ones that are 'on trend' with some of the big issues that we see shaping the industry," said Tim O'Reilly, founder and CEO of O'Reilly Media, Inc. "Alfresco is one that sits high on our list." OSCON runs from July 24 through July 28 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland and focuses on these sorts of things:
  • Project best practices
  • Microsoft Windows-based open source projects
  • Enterprise Java techniques
  • Linux kernel skills for sys admins
  • Multimedia, including voice and video
  • AI including classification, clustering, and data mining
  • Collaboration
  • Device hacking
  • Design
  • Entrepreneurial topics
More OSCON info is available here: http://conferences.oreillynet.com/os2006/.