Interested in operating systems? Have a Raspberry Pi and wonder what to do with it? This free hands-on class, by Brian Byrne, maybe just what you need! Brian will teach you about installing a Raspberry Pi 101 and the theory behind operating systems and the Internet of Things (IoT).
18:00 Doors open.
18:15 Basic set-up of your own Raspberry Pis.
18:25 What is Linuxing in London by TDB
18:30 The history and purpose of operating systems from the Abacus to the modern server by Brian Byrne.
19:10 Quick break
19:15 Raspberry Pi 101 by Brian Byrne.
20:30 Community slot and raffle.
• Participants should bring along a working laptop with Linux or MacOS installed.
• A Raspberry Pi 3 or similar.
• Your own MicroSD cards and adapters.
• An RJ45 cable (the one that came with your Broadband router)."
Brian Byrne is a veteran of the IT industry, with over 30 years of experience managing, cajoling and installing Mainframes and operating systems. He is a passionate advocate for free and open source software and began using Linux in the 1990s.