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Tuesday, September 23 • 3:10pm - 3:50pm
The Puppet Community: Current State and Future Plans - Dawn Foster, Puppet Labs & Kara Sowles, Puppet Labs

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Presenter: Dawn Foster
Co-Presenter: Kara Sowles

The Puppet Community is one of the things that makes Puppet so special, partly because it is filled with amazing, helpful Puppet users from all over the world. It's a great place to get answers to questions, but the real magic is with the people who are contributing answers, bug reports, help, pull requests, and much more. This session will talk about the many ways that people can contribute to the community.

This session will cover:
* what the community looks like now with some real data from our metrics.
* plans we have for improving the community over the next year (or so).
* how you can contribute to Puppet and our community.


Dawn Foster

Director of Community, Puppet Labs
Dawn Foster is the Director of Community for the Puppet community at Puppet Labs. She has more than 18 years of experience in business and technology with expertise in community building, community management, open source software, market research, and more. She is passionate about bringing people together through a combination of online communities and real-world events. She has experience building new communities, and managing existing... Read More →
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Kara Sowles

Community Initiatives Manager, Puppet Labs
Kara Sowles is Community Initiatives Manager at Puppet Labs, where she joyfully plans podcasts, encourages Puppet's growing user group program, and travels to events. After working at Puppet Labs during the day, she enjoys going home and making stop motion animation using real puppets. The irony is not lost on her.

Tuesday September 23, 2014 3:10pm - 3:50pm
Salon 10-12 Lower B2

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