There are only 30 more days left to register for Verisign’s vBSDcon. Online registrations will become unavailable October 23, 2013. For those planning to attend, we encourage you to register soon at http://www.vbsdcon.com/. You will not want to miss this event. There will presentations by several well seasoned technologists such as Baptiste Darroussin on the subject of “PkgNG“, a new packaging system for FreeBSD based system such as FreeBSD, PC-BSD, and Dragonfly BSD.Baptiste has a background in UNIX Systems Engineering and is involved in multiple facets of the FreeBSD project including being a Ports committer for 3 years and a src committer for 2 years. His involvement also includes being a member of the Port management team. PkgNG, a new package management framework for FreeBSD, is one of Baptiste’s primary roles where he is a lead developer.In addition to plenary speakers, vBSDcon will also feature after conference hours Hacker Lounges and Doc Sprints. These sessions will be available for the entire BSD communities to include NetBSD, OpenBSD, FreeBSD, and other BSD based distributions to have a collaborative space to work and communicate with one another. Complimentary wireless internet access will also be available.We look forward to seeing you all there for this opportunity to come together as a community. Remember, online registrations will close on October 23, 2013. Register for vBSDcon at http://www.vbsdcon.com/.