Jon “Maddog” Hall

Linux Professional Institute

Maddog has been using FOSS since 1969 (only we just called it “software” then) [and has worked for many companies in the position of “troublemaker”]. Recently he has been torturing people in Latin America by manufacturing low-cost SBCs in that region to avoid paying high import taxes.

The Benefits and Responsibilities of a Business to Free Software
Many companies like Free Sofware because “its FREE”, but there are many other reasons for companies (schools and government) to like Free and Open Souce Software. This talk will explore those reasons and give concrete examples.
Choosing a Single Board Computer
Many people are overwhelmed in selecting a single board computer (SBC). maddog talks about the many criteria for selecting an SBC, and gives examples from his collection of hundreds.
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