The event had 2 and half-days workshops followed by a half-day conference. The workshop was conducted in three tracks Network Administration, System Administration and IPv6 by senior experienced professionals from Nepal and abroad.
The final half-day conference had several presentations on the current status, challenges and success stories of Internet and Network infrastructure from national and international technical leaders from various sectors such as Telecoms, Internet Service Providers, Banks, Government, and individual ICT professionals as well.
The event is co-hosted by Internet Exchange of Nepal (npIX) and supported by NTA, FCAN, ISPAN, NREN and ISOC Nepal. Special sponsorship (fellowships) are also provided to deserving candidates for the event. More than 40% fellowship quotas have been provided to female candidates this time in the event.
CSITAN Chitwan in collaboration with FOSS Chitwan is going to celebrate 14th Software Freedom Day(SFD) on following schedule. All the students who are interested in Free and Open Source Software(FOSS), and those who want to gain knowledge in this field are openly invited to this event.
Date: 2017-September-16,Saturday Time:11:00 AM onwards Venue:The Tandoor Palace, Saptagandaki Chowk
१. सफ्टवेयर स्वतन्त्रता- आजको आवश्यकता र महत्व विद्युतीय प्रविधि आजको युगमा हाम्रो जीवनको अभिन्न अंग भैसकेको छ । विकासका लागि सफ्टवेयर तथा अन्य यस्ता प्रविधि अत्यावश्यक बनिरहेको छ । तर विद्युतीय दुनीयाँमा हाम्रा अधिकारहरुमाथि नियमित आक्रमण भइरहेका छन् । हामी आफनो अधिकारहरुको रक्षा गर्न सक्षम हुनुपर्छ । सफ्टवेयर स्वतन्त्रता अर्थात् स्वतन्त्र तथा खुल्ला स्रोत सफ्टवेयर – फोस (Free and Open Source Software –FOSS) भनेको यस्तो सफ्टवेयर हो जसले आफ्नो प्रयोगकर्ताहरुको स्वतन्त्रतालाई पूर्ण सम्मान गर्छ र उनीहरुको अधिकारलाई सुनिश्चित गर्दछ । → Read more
We are celebrating software freedom day around Nepal in various location with various organizer’s. We convey our gratitude and thank to all the organizers for accepting our community as celebrating partner.
We invite our community and all users around Nepal to be the part of this glorious event of FOSS philosophy and share our experience with each other.
We wish you all happy software freedom day. Lets create, share and collaborate with FOSS Philosophy.
Chitwanix OS is a Free and Open Source Operating system software developed from Chitwan, Nepal using Linux Kernel which is based on Free Open Source Software. Operating System software means the main software that operates our computer hardware and help to operate other application software according to user requirement. Very few people in Nepal use original Operating System and application software buying directly from vendor but 99% computer use pirated virus-injected cracked software from market with nominal price of Rs.100 per CD/DVD whose actual price is above Rs.10000. After wards they purchase and use license anti-virus software to protect the computer system which is already full of virus. Chitwanix OS released its first version with code name Kadey Vyakur (Spiny Babbler) on September 21st 2013 on the occasion of Software Freedom Day Celebration by FOSS Nepal Community from Kathmandu, Nepal. Chitwanix OS naming convention is based on Nepal recognizing object, place, animal, person name starting with Nepali Letters Ka (क) Kha(ख) Ga(ग) … variation with respective version. Chitwanix OS version 2.0 is in underdevelopment where side-wise, Chitwanix OS is also localizing into Nepali, Tharu, Newari, Gurung, Magar languages by communities.