NewsForge: FUDCon and Folding the Fedora Foundation

“Last Friday, after the LinuxWorld Conference & Expo, I sat
in on the fifth Fedora User and Developer Conference (FUDCon) at
the Boston University School of Management. Some of the buzz in the
halls concerned Red Hat’s announcement of the end of the Fedora
Foundation (about which more in a moment), but there were some good
talks too.

“Fedora founder Warren Togami’s ‘Welcome to Fedora’ talk dealt
with the history of Fedora, and how Fedora operates. Togami spent a
fair amount of time emphasizing how important Fedora is to Red
Hat’s business, and trying to dispel the notion that Fedora is only
a ‘perpetual beta’ for Red Hat’s enterprise products…”