Some of the top technologists in the world will be featured

Corporate open source use is now at an all time high, has doubled in the last 5 years to 78%, and is growing every day. Join top technologists and decision makers as we explore open source, open tech, and the open web in the enterprise to find out why and how.

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Why Attend?

Early Bird Special - $75 for each day - available through Feb 20th!




For those new to the ‘open’ space


Perhaps the most important aspect of ‘open’.  Absolutely vital, regardless of your goal


For the CIO, CEO, CTO, decisions maker and some technologists

Big Data

Open source projects, tools, frameworks and platforms


Focusing on open source cloud technologies


Technologies and processes focused on how a product or app feels, how it is laid out, what it looks like


The tools and processes to make your open technology more secure.


Will focus on technologies enabling and impacting system operation and configuration.

Back End Development

Will focus mostly on the technologies programmers use like PHP, Python, Ruby and the like.

Front End Dev

The tools and techniques required to create “the front end”. Includes HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, etc.

Nearly 700 attended our past event from all over the U.S.

We’d like to thank the world-class companies and organizations supporting Great Wide Open 2016. Without them, it wouldn’t be possible.

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