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We’re giving away 1,000 t-shirts

September 8, 2021

Although 2021 has been anything but “typical”, we’ll continue the tradition of giving away t-shirts at this year’s conference. And when choosing a number we thought 1,000 sounded pretty good. Who is eligible for a free t-shirt? Anyone that registers for All Things Open 2021 (virtual or in-person) is eligible for a free shirt. When are they […]

Business Track Overview

As long as we’ve been hosting events and active in the open source space, we’ve noticed something… Very few people seem understand the business component, and very little education is available, even after all these years.  Every year we try to do what we can to address this by featuring a Business track with world-class […]

Need CEU’s? Participation Certificate Again Available in 2021

In 2020 we offered a Participation Certificate for the first time ever to attendees in need of CEU credit… And it was extremely successful.  Nearly 100 participants requested and received one last year, and we hope many more do so this year in 2021.  While our content has not been “officially” certified by any government […]

Student Scholarships Available

Student scholarships to ATO 2021 proudly made available by the teams at Google Open Source and IEEE Standards Association. Since 2013 scholarships have enabled thousands of students to attend the conference and learn from the world’s best speakers and make new connections. And we’re thrilled to make them available again in 2021, thanks to the Google […]

Book Signings and Giveaways – 2021

As we say every year, we LOVE books. And because birds of a feather tend to flock together, many in our community feel the same. Because of this, we’ll again host a number of book signings/giveaways at the conference this year. In addition, we’ll give away a number of e-books and e-book vouchers to boot […]

Return to In-Person Meetups – September 15

September 6, 2021

After 18 months of virtual programming, we’re thrilled to announce our return to in-person meetups! Our September meetup will take place Wednesday evening, September 15 in downtown Raleigh, NC at the Raleigh Convention Center. We’ve got a wonderful speaker lined up and we’ll be giving away a ton of swag as our way of saying […]

What is Open Policy Agent?

September 1, 2021

Open Policy Agent, or OPA, is an open source, general purpose policy engine. OPA decouples policy decisions from other responsibilities of an application, like those commonly referred to as business logic. OPA works equally well making decisions for Kubernetes, Microservices, functional application authorization and more, thanks to its single unified policy language. So what’s a […]

Data 3 Track Overview

The Data 3 track is sponsored and made possible by the phenomenal team at InfluxData As we’ve stated multiple times before, data and the role it plays in today’s technology environment has never been more central… And open source is at the center of much of the evolution.. The Data 1 track will include sessions […]

Data 2 Track Overview

The Data 2 track is sponsored and made possible by the team at IBM As we’ve stated multiple times before, data and the role it plays in today’s technology environment has never been more central… And open source is at the center of much of the evolution and innovation taking place. The Data 2 track […]

Data 1 Track Overview

The Data 1 track is being sponsored and made possible by the team at Capital One As we’ve stated multiple times before, data and the role it plays in today’s technology environment has never been more central… And open source is at the center of much of the evolution and innovation taking place. The Data […]