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15th International Free Software Forum


Held annually in Porto Alegre, Brazil FISL is the largest FOSS event in Latin America and one of the largest in the world.


  • May 07-10, 2014


  • Venue: Pontifícia Universidade Católica - PUC-RS
  • City / State: Porto Alegre / Rio Grande do Sul
  • Country: Brazil

Organization Team

Grupo de usuarios

Fedora Activities at FISL 15

Proposed Activities

Activity Proponent(s) Details
Involve people on Fedora infra . Eduardo Echeverria Leonardo Vaz Fedora infra is a group that make Fedora development a smoother process. You're a skilled developer or sysadmin?. We need you here. We will explain all that you need know for become to member to this group
OpenStack Havana Workshop with RDO on Fedora Eduardo Echeverria Openstack is one of the most exciting free software projects just now and RDO is a community of people using and deploying OpenStack on RHEL or distribution derived from these. such as Fedora. I will to invite to a workshop with fully practice of how to deploy a instance fully functional and running,
Puppet Workshop on Centos Eduardo Echeverria Puppet is an open source configuration management tool to manage the configuration systems declaratively, these configurations are managed on Puppet Manifests, then are applied to the target systems. You want automate your server infraestructure and deploy of easy way? I will to talk of how to do abstract resources to describing your configuration on Puppet Manifests using Centos.
Vagrant Workshop on Fedora Eduardo Echeverria Developing applications is not just deal with libraries and tools. is work with any type of mixture of enviroments, any versions of programs, and any versions of development libraries. Vagrant allows you install and deploy an isolated virtualized environment where you can to configurate all the development system without put in risk your real environment, I will show how to do that in this workshop
Docker Workshop in Fedora Rino Rondan Matias Kreder

Docker is an open-source engine to easily create lightweight, portable, self-sufficient containers from any application. The same container that a developer builds and tests on a laptop can run at scale, in production, on VMs, bare metal, OpenStack clusters, or any major infrastructure provider. I will talk about how works Docker and make some examples with typicals containers that we use with some applications on a workshop in Fedora

Ovirt Workshop on Centos Rino Rondan Matias Kreder

oVirt manages virtual machines, storage and virtualized networks. Easy to use web interface. oVirt is a virtualization platform with an easy-to-use web interface. I will to invite to a workshop with fully practice of how to install Ovirt Engine and Ovirt Node.

KVM Workshop on Fedora Rino Rondan Matias Kreder

KVM (for Kernel-based Virtual Machine) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on x86 hardware containing virtualization extensions (Intel VT or AMD-V). It consists of a loadable kernel module, kvm.ko, that provides the core virtualization infrastructure and a processor specific module, kvm-intel.ko or kvm-amd.k. I will invite to talk about kvm and their uses in Desktop/Server enviroments in order to create a Labs enviroment for Student and more examples for use it on a server enviroments.

fedora robotics and education valentin basel Eduardo Echeverria

icaro is a hardware and software development, part of the official FEDORA packages designed for teaching robotics in schools using free software and hardware. I want to give a workshop on robotics classroom FISL, for teachers and students. Last year a robot to carry demonstrations in the booth installed FEDORA and had very good results with the general public

Deploy Apps Python & MongoDB on OpenShift Marcelo Barbosa

Presentation of OpenShift for Python programmers as an excellent open source alternative, demonstrating in practice how to take your Python app with MongoDB NoSQL database for OpenShift, commands, tips, quisckstarts, logs, custom gears and a real application written in Python and Flask with MongoDB.

InstallFest ARM Marcelo Barbosa

Introducing how to install Fedora 20 on several ARM boards, demonstrating the potential applications to be used with this new architecture and how Fedora is prepared for this new applications embeded.

oVirt Custom Plugins Marcelo Barbosa

Presentation on the plugins oVirt, some existing plugins and how to create your plugin to integrate the oVirt enjoying the benefísicos all the virtualization platform. In this example of a plugin is created.

Fedora Next Marcel Ribeiro Dantas Amador Pahim Some decisions and a lot of discussions have happened since the initial Fedora Next talk at Flock 2013. The pace in which things have been discussed withint the Working Groups is so fast that not every contributor has had the time to catch up. Things are not much different for end users, and the lack of understanding may be even worse. The talk will show an overview of the proposal and what has been discussed so far in order to decide the post-F20 era in Fedora.
Multimedia platform for education in rural areas using Java and Android technology. Alex Oviedo Show my work developing simple server application based on sockets, we use it to control and redistribute messages to customers. Two types of customers were also developed: One on desktop for people who have a conventional PC or laptop, the other for those who own a device with Android operating system. In both cases these customers do the same work, send and receive data through the server, receiving and sending live audio (live voice) and send and receive multimedia data (pictures, graphics and slides).
Building a cartridge for Openshift Alex Oviedo The main idea for this activity is create a cartridge for Grails Framework and test it in OpenShift.
oVirt Community Update Amador Pahim Douglas Landgraf Annual oVirt Community Meeting.
Contribuindo com o projeto oVirt Amador Pahim Douglas Landgraf oVirt code contributions workflow.
Como migrar meu datacenter para oVirt? Amador Pahim Douglas Landgraf v2v migration paths.
Instalei Fedora, e agora? Amador Pahim Fabio Olive Leite Presenting stuff beyond default install.
Self Hosted Engine Amador Pahim Douglas Landgraf Hosting oVirt-Engine as a VM inside the oVirt environment (a.k.a. "putting the chicken inside the egg").
Scripting oVirt Amador Pahim Douglas Landgraf Using oVirt API/SDK/Shell to extend oVIrt management.

Community Events

Fedora Talks in Fedora Community Event

Title Speaker(s) Duration Target Audience
Talk #1 Speaker #1 20min Beginners
Talk #2 Speaker #2 20min Intermediate
Talk #3 Speaker #3 20min Advanced

Fedora Talks in main conference program

Title Speaker(s) Date/Time Room Duration
Title Speaker May 10 123 60 min


Fedora Project is going to apply for a free space in conference showroom.


Fedora ARM

To be defined.


Name City Arrival Departure Hotel Need travel subsidy? T-Shirt size
Leonardo Vaz Sao Paulo, Brazil May 3rd May 11th Everest No XXXG
Marcel Ribeiro Dantas Natal, Brazil May 3rd May 11th ?? Yes P
Itamar Reis Peixoto Uberlandia - MG , Brazil May 3rd May 11th ?? Yes M/L
Eduardo Echeverria Valencia , Venezuela May 3rd May 11th ?? Yes XL
Rino Rondan Campana , Argentina May 3rd May 11th ?? Yes XL
Matias Kreder C.A.B.A , Argentina May 3rd May 11th ?? Yes L
Marcelo Barbosa Porto Alegre, Brazil May 3rd May 11th No No XL
Gabriel Acosta Montevideo Uruguay May 3rd May 11th ?? Yes XL
Daniel Lara Porto alegre, Brazil May 3rd May 11th No No XL
Geraldo Kuster Natal, Brazil May 6rd May 11th ?? Yes L
Alex Oviedo Cusco, Peru May 6rd May 11th ?? Yes XL
Jerônimo Medina Madruga Pelotas, Brazil May 7th May 10th ?? No XL
Amador Pahim Natal, Brazil May 6th May 11th ?? No XL

Travel information

Getting There

  • From Airport of Porto Alegre: Map
  • From Bus Station of Porto Alegre: Map



Description Cost in BRL Cost in USD People Sponsored
Airfare subsidy Todo Todo
Lodging subsidy Todo Todo
Total R$ 6400,00 $3200 USD
  • Considering 1.00 USD = 2.00 BRL in Mar 2013

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