Tom will be very busy at LISA 2009 both teaching and hosting various events:
- Half-day Tutorial: "Time Management for System Administrators: A New Approach"
- Half-day Tutorial: "Design Patterns for System Administrators"
- Guru Session: Job Hunting (with Andy Lester from http://theworkinggeek.com, author of the new book Land The Tech Job You Love
- BoFs: I'll be hosting 3 BoFs. A 2-hour BoF on "Time Management", a BoF for the open-source project called Ganeti. And I'll be MC of this year's LGBT and Allies BoF.
- I'll be at the Google Vendor BoF on Thursday night to answer questions about what it is like to work at Google.
- Book signing: I hope to arrange a Book Signing during the vendor show.