Debian Project at CeBIT 2010

February 22nd, 2010

The Debian Project is happy to announce that it will again be represented at the CeBIT IT fair in Hanover, Germany, this year. At the booth of Univention GmbH in hall 2 stand B36, members of the project will be available for questions and discussions and will give a preview of the new version Debian 6.0 Squeeze, which is expected to be released this year.

In addition the new port to the FreeBSD Kernel Debian GNU/kFreeBSD will be presented at the booth as well as in a introductory lecture. The lecture will take place on Tuesday, March 2nd 2010 at 5:15 pm at the CeBIT Open Source Forum (hall 2, stand F38).

The Debian project invites users, developers and everyone else interested to visit the booth and ask questions, discuss technical issues and meet the Debian project and its developers in person.

About Debian

The Debian Project was founded in 1993 by Ian Murdock to be a truly free, community project. Since then the project has grown to be one of the largest and most influential open source projects. Over three thousand volunteers from all over the world work together to create and maintain the software included in Debian. Translated into over 30 languages, and supporting a huge range of computer types, Debian calls itself the universal operating system.

About Univention

Univention GmbH was founded in 2002 and is based in Germany. It offers Open Source complete solutions, the Debian-based enterprise Linux distribution Univention Corporate Server (UCS), identity- and infrastructure management systems as well as groupware and desktop solutions.

Univention releases all its source code under the terms of the GPLv2, the source code can be downloaded from the Univention Download Servers .

Contact Information

For further information, please visit the Debian web pages at or send mail to <>.