Why you shouldn't miss OSBConf 2018 – #6

Being too busy to worry about backup, is like being too busy driving a car to put on the seatbelt. — T.E. Ronneberg
Don’t miss the latest Backup Solutions! This year’s conference program includes wellknown Backup specialists and their latest findings, such as:
Toshaan Bharvani (VanTosh): „Schroedingers Backup“
Gratien D’haese (IT3 Consultants): „Relax-and-Recover Automated Testing with Bareos“
Daniel Neuberger (NETWAYS): „Restore and Backup Elasticsearch Indices“
Maik Außendorf & Philipp Storz (Bareos): „What’s new in Bareos 18“
To see the whole conference program visit: osbconf.org
 
In 2017 Josef Weingand talked about why Tape is essential for your Backup environment!
Check out his talk!
 

Julia Hornung
Julia Hornung
Marketing Manager

Julia ist seit Juni 2018 Mitglied der NETWAYS Family. Vor ihrer Zeit in unserem Marketing Team hat sie als Journalistin und in der freien Theaterszene gearbeitet. Ihre Leidenschaft gilt gutem Storytelling, klarer Sprache und ausgefeilten Texten. Privat widmet sie sich dem Klettern und ihrer Ausbildung zur Yogalehrerin.

Why you shouldn't miss OSBConf 2018 – #5

Backup: Do it today or pay tomorrow. — Unknown
What are the attendees’ benefits? Get inspired by experts and new technologies, meet with other backup fellows and benefit from getting to know about new releases and updates.
Svenne Krap talked about Building a backup SaaS on Bareos.
Check out his talk!
 

Julia Hornung
Julia Hornung
Marketing Manager

Julia ist seit Juni 2018 Mitglied der NETWAYS Family. Vor ihrer Zeit in unserem Marketing Team hat sie als Journalistin und in der freien Theaterszene gearbeitet. Ihre Leidenschaft gilt gutem Storytelling, klarer Sprache und ausgefeilten Texten. Privat widmet sie sich dem Klettern und ihrer Ausbildung zur Yogalehrerin.

Why you shouldn't miss OSBConf 2018 – #4

Test your backups to make sure they will get you back up! Because a backup failing is just as bad as failing to backup! — T.E. Ronneberg
What are your benefits as a speaker? Speakers are offered free participation at the conference. Which means that speakers may attend all other presentations and tutorials. The first dinner is on us. Would you like a coke or a sprite with your lunch? Morning and afternoon refreshments are complimentary as well.
Dr. Stefan Vollmar, the head of IT group at the Max Planck Institute for Metabolism Research, Köln talked about Bareos, BEEGFS and GRAU OpenArchive.
Check out his talk!
 

Julia Hornung
Julia Hornung
Marketing Manager

Julia ist seit Juni 2018 Mitglied der NETWAYS Family. Vor ihrer Zeit in unserem Marketing Team hat sie als Journalistin und in der freien Theaterszene gearbeitet. Ihre Leidenschaft gilt gutem Storytelling, klarer Sprache und ausgefeilten Texten. Privat widmet sie sich dem Klettern und ihrer Ausbildung zur Yogalehrerin.

Why you shouldn't miss OSBConf 2018 – #3

Having one backup of your important data is a good start, having two is better, but having 3 or more is even better. — T.E. Ronneberg
What is happening in the evening of the conference day? Fun times! Evening events are for all the speakers and participants to enjoy themselves and get to know each other. A great location and a fascinating, relaxing atmosphere ensures effortless socializing and networking. Enjoy your time with fellow backup enthusiasts with a few drinks and traditional local food.
Daniel Neuberger from NETWAYS talked about examining Bareos logs in elastic.
Check out his talk!
 

Julia Hornung
Julia Hornung
Marketing Manager

Julia ist seit Juni 2018 Mitglied der NETWAYS Family. Vor ihrer Zeit in unserem Marketing Team hat sie als Journalistin und in der freien Theaterszene gearbeitet. Ihre Leidenschaft gilt gutem Storytelling, klarer Sprache und ausgefeilten Texten. Privat widmet sie sich dem Klettern und ihrer Ausbildung zur Yogalehrerin.

Why you shouldn't miss OSBConf 2018 – #2

Information is eternal, computers are ephemeral, backup is the savior. — T.E. Ronneberg
Where is OSBConf? Cologne, a 2000 year old city with Gothic architecture in a reconstructed historical center, is the fourth largest city in Germany. Everyone is invited to the Dorint Hotel An der Messe Köln, which is easily reachable by public transportation, only few minutes from the city center.
Take the opportunity to meet the Bareos community in Cologne, join interesting talks and do not miss the presentation of the next Bareos release 18.2.
2017 Maik Außendorf from the dass IT and Philipp Storz co-founder of dass IT talked about Bareos version 17.2.
Check out their talk!
 

Julia Hornung
Julia Hornung
Marketing Manager

Julia ist seit Juni 2018 Mitglied der NETWAYS Family. Vor ihrer Zeit in unserem Marketing Team hat sie als Journalistin und in der freien Theaterszene gearbeitet. Ihre Leidenschaft gilt gutem Storytelling, klarer Sprache und ausgefeilten Texten. Privat widmet sie sich dem Klettern und ihrer Ausbildung zur Yogalehrerin.

Why you shouldn't miss OSBConf 2018 – #1

“If it is worth keeping, it is worth backing up.” — T.E Ronneberg
What is OSBConf? The Open Source Backup Conference allows all backup solution researchers, practitioners and backup lovers to come together to discuss latest developments, convey strategic knowledge and present new studies.
#OSBConf 2017 – Last year Didac Oliveira from Brain updaters, talked about smart GNU/Linux Disaster Recovery management with DRLM & ReaR.
Check out his talk!

 

Julia Hornung
Julia Hornung
Marketing Manager

Julia ist seit Juni 2018 Mitglied der NETWAYS Family. Vor ihrer Zeit in unserem Marketing Team hat sie als Journalistin und in der freien Theaterszene gearbeitet. Ihre Leidenschaft gilt gutem Storytelling, klarer Sprache und ausgefeilten Texten. Privat widmet sie sich dem Klettern und ihrer Ausbildung zur Yogalehrerin.

OSBConf program is online


Open Source Backup Conference | Cologne | September 26, 2018
Be part of one inspiring day full of Backup!
OSBConf provides you with all you need to know about Open Source software solutions for data backup: Best practices, success stories, technical know-how and top-level discussions. This year again we have received excellent papers from experts and researchers.  After a thorough review the program is fixed. Our selection for OSBConf 2018 includes high-level speakers such as:
Gratien D’haese (IT3 Consultants): „Relax-and-Recover Automated Testing with Bareos“
Daniel Neuberger (NETWAYS): „Restore and Backup Elasticsearch Indices“
Maik Außendorf & Philipp Storz (Bareos): „What’s new in Bareos 18“
Toshaan Bharvani (VanTosh): „Schroedingers Backup“
To see the whole conference program visit: osbconf.org/schedule
After each talk a Q&A session is scheduled. OSBConf provides an ideal opportunity for backup specialists to meet, exchange thoughts and establish new connections with fellow community members.
Register now!
Backup your seat!

osbconf.org/tickets

Julia Hornung
Julia Hornung
Marketing Manager

Julia ist seit Juni 2018 Mitglied der NETWAYS Family. Vor ihrer Zeit in unserem Marketing Team hat sie als Journalistin und in der freien Theaterszene gearbeitet. Ihre Leidenschaft gilt gutem Storytelling, klarer Sprache und ausgefeilten Texten. Privat widmet sie sich dem Klettern und ihrer Ausbildung zur Yogalehrerin.

Open Source Backup Conference – 7 reasons | part 4

Hello again! Today, we want to present the location for the special OSBConf evening event on the first conference day:

The restaurant “Belgischer Hof” is in the belgian quarter of Cologne and fascinates with it’s cozy and relaxed atmosphere. Take the opportunity to meet each other for networking and socializing in a casual setting. Enjoy the evening with some drinks and a variety of culinary delights.
The conference will be held from September 25 to 26, 2017 at the Steigenberger Hotel in Cologne.
What awaits you: Core theme of the Open Source Backup Conference is the development and application of open source sofware solutions for data backup. The conference agenda covers the latest developments, conveys strategic knowledge and presents empirical reports as well as best practices, case studies and technical background. Apart from that, three hands-on workshops on September 25 are offered!
Have a look at this great talk by Christian Reiß about Backup with BAREOS and ZFS. 

Dear Sponsors, …

Today, we want to say a cordial “Thank you” to our lovely Sponsors and Media partners for the Open Source Backup Conference 2017.
The Open Source Backup Conference is supported by dass IT, BAREOS GmbH&Co.KG, Kessler Networks, uib GmbH, Admin Magazine, IT Administrator and Linux Magazin. 
Without your great support, the Open Source Backup Conference would not be possible this way! We’re so excited to meet you personally in Cologne and to have a great time together!
 
 

Open Source Backup Conference – 7 reasons…

Today, we will start with our blog series for the Open Source Backup Conference 2017. In seven parts, we present the expert talks of last year’s conference and tell you what makes the OSBConf a unique experience for YOU!
The conference will be held from September 25 to 26, 2017 at the Steigenberger Hotel in Cologne.
What awaits you: Core theme of the Open Source Backup Conference is the development and application of open source sofware solutions for data backup. The conference agenda covers the latest developments, conveys strategic knowledge and presents empirical reports as well as best practices, case studies and technical background. Apart from that, three hands-on workshops on September 25 are offered!
Today, we will start to convince you with this great talk from Tobias Groß about Backup of Scale – Bareos Active Clients and Puppet!