Call for Papers for the Open Source Backup Conference 2017 is open!

Until 30.06.2017  interested speakers have the opportunity to submit their presentations for the conference via our CFP-form. Please notice that the conference will be held in English language only. The length of your speech should be limited to about 40-45 minutes. There will also be time for a question and answer session is scheduled with […]

The archive of the OSBConf 2016 is online!

Reviewing the 8th Open Source Data Center Conference, we welcomed 65 participants from Belgium, Chile, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, Republic of Servia/Serbia and Switzerland. The conference contained workshops, expert talks, use cases, best practices, technical deep devices as well as success stories. Have a look at our Conference archive, where you can review the entire conference.

The Open Source Backup Conference is now open!

To mark the start of this year OSBConf we want to thank our sponsors, partners and organizers very much for the great support! Without you, the Open Source Backup Conference would not be possible. Our GOLD and SILVER sponsors are redhat TANDBERG DATA uib gmbh bareos Of course our media partners LINUX Magazin and […]

Open Source Backup Conference 2016 – Program completed

We are happy to present the final program for this years Open Source Backup Conference 2016 in Cologne three months prior to the event! Naturally top-class speakers will be present. We are looking forward to hearing Tobias Groß from Globalways, who will introduce the “Active Client” as a new BAREOS feature. Further Gratien d`Haese from […]

First speakers for the Open Source Backup Conference 2016

We are happy to announce the first speakers of this year`s Open Source Backup Conference on the 26th and 27th of september in Cologne. As always in the OSBConf everything revolves around the subjects data backup and the newest developement on Open Source Backup Software, such as Rear, Amanda, Bacula and above all the hereof emerged fork Bareos. And […]

Open Source Backup Conference 2016 – Sponsoring Opportunities

The Open Source Backup Conference rates as Europe-wide leading event for open source data backup solutions. The two day, English-language event is dedicated to open source backup software such as REAR, Bacula, Amanda and especially Bareos. Each year the conference attracts international IT experts and decision-makers from various industries – such as science and research, […]

Call for Papers for the 8th OSBConf is open!

The call for papers for the 8th Open Source Backup Conference has begun and all interested speakers are welcome to submit their presentations via our CFP-form until June 5th, 2016. The English speaking conference will take place in Cologne from September 26th to 27th, 2016. The length of your speech should be limited to about […]

OSBConf 2015 – Thank you very much!

This years Open Source Backup Conference has past by and we are very thankful to receive such a good feedback from our participants who travelled from Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Netherlands and parts of Germany to Cologne. A big thank you also to our sponsors who supported us in different kind of points:   […]

Bareos 15.2 RC published

The 15.2 release candidate has passed all regression and continuous integration tests on all supported platforms. Repositories are avialable here: We are looking forward for your feedback and bugreports, in order to help us to publish a broadly tested 15.2 major release soon. More than 300k lines of code were modified since 14.2.2, including cleanup, redesign, […]

Last Tickets for this years Conference available

Time runs by! In a few weeks our 7th Open Source Backup Conference on Bareos will take place in Cologne again to meet, discuss, experience – open source backup! From 29th until 30th September 2015 the conference will attract once more an international audience. This year’s conference offers a range of topics, suitable for beginners […]