LinuxWorld Conference & Expo Invites Press and Analysts to Pre-Register for the Leading International Linux Event

07/13/1999 — Attention Press and Analysts — Come see why the Linux OS revolution is taking the IT world by storm! IDG World Expo offers you a way to check out the hottest OS technology on the market at LinuxWorld Conference & Expo August. This event will be an opportunity for you to hear keynote speeches from industry experts, such as Linus Torvalds, creator of Linux; Michael Prince, CIO, Burlington Coat Factory; Jon "Maddog" Hall, Executive Director, Linux; Larry Augustin, President and CEO, VA Linux Systems; and Sean Maloney, Senior Vice President of Intel; gather information to help your readers develop, integrate and run their businesses on the Linux OS; and get a first-hand look at the developments and advancements of Linux applications.

WHO: Members of press and analyst communities who are interested in Linux and Open Source software and are planning to attend LinuxWorld Conference & Expo in August.

WHAT: LinuxWorld Conference & Expo will be held in San Jose, Calif., at the San Jose Convention Center from August 9 – 12, 1999.

WHY: As a pre-registered member of the press, you will receive complimentary registration, which includes admission to exhibits, keynote and feature presentations, conference sessions and tutorials, a copy of the conference proceedings, and access to a professionally staffed and equipped press room. You will also be regularly updated on the most current information about exhibitors, show events and new product introductions.

HOW: Interested press and analysts can register online at or call Shelly Lindgren-Outwater at 617-926-6665 ext. 253.

DEADLINE: Pre-register for event by July 13, 1999.

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