What we're about


Welcome to the modern, energetic, enthusiastic free and open source (FOSS) community of Bengaluru (english: Bangalore), Karnataka, India.

We are passionate about LEARN-ing, SHAR-ing, HACK-ing something new every WEEK-end !

Some of the topics of interest are

• Distributed Systems

• Data Center and Operations Automation.

• Cloud Computing. Virtualization.

• Docker, rkt and Containers (OCI).

• Software Defined Networking (SDN).

• Software Defined Storage (SDS).

• Continuous Integration.

• Continuous Delivery (CI-CD gitlab multi CI-runner, Travis CI)

• Canary deployments.

• Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).

• Cloud Storage and Containerized Storage.

• DevOps best practices.

• C++, Java, Nim, Rust, Golang.

• SML/NJ, Haskell, OCaml, F#.

• Micro Services. Service Mesh (istio, envoy).

• High Performance Computing.

• OS (Linux, Solaris, FreeBSD, Windows, OpenVMS).

• Scripting (Lua, Bash, PowerShell).

• Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), Robotics.

• Edge computing models, Fog computing.

• Internet of Things (IoT) infrastructure.

• FOSS technologies on Windows 2016 and UNIX platforms.

• Agile Software Development.

• New upcoming FOSS Technologies and Hardware developments.


FOSS project specifics

As part of stewardship and contributor experience, we also discuss.

• What constitutes a FOSS project

• What tools and techniques does one need to practice ?

• How to contribute to a FOSS project

• FOSS project dynamics (Growth, Stabilization, Decline).

• How to build a community around your FOSS project.

• Legal aspects (Copyright, Software License, ICLA, Rights, Legal remedies).

• Project 'fork' case studies.

• FOSS Project 'tragedy of commons'.

• Building a business around a FOSS project

• Getting paid for contributing to FOSS project or for your own FOSS project.

All our events are "free of charge" and follow a "inclusive and safe" code of conduct.


Join the community today !


(2017/08/11) fosscafe slides are available at https://speakerdeck.com/fosscafe/fosscafe

Past events (75)

Hacktoberfest Bangalore 2019

91springboard 7th Block, Koramangala

Introduction to Prolog

Hasura Bangalore HQ

June 2019 Meetup

Traveloka India Pvt Ltd

What Every Programmer Should Know About Memory

Gojek Tech

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