ILUGC Monthly Meet (August 10 2013)

Indian Linux Users Group, Chennai [ ILUGC ] is spreading awareness on
Free Open Source Software in Chennai since Jan 1998. We meet regularly
on every month second Saturday with technical talks and discussions on

various Free software.

Check our website http://ilugc.in for further details.

Join our mailing list at http://www.ae.iitm.ac.in/mailman/listinfo/ilugc

We have our Meet on August 10, 2013

Check the details below.

ILUGC Monthly Meet (August 10 2013):-

Time : Sat August 10, 2013 (3.00 – 5.30 PM)

Venue:
Venue: Classroom No 1,

Aero Space Engineering,
Near Gajendra Circle,
IIT Madras.

Link for the Map: http://bit.ly/iitm-aero

1.

Topic:
Introduction to R

Description:

R is a free software programming language and a software environment
for statistical computing and graphics. The R language is widely used
among statisticians and data miners for developing statistical software
and data analysis.Polls and surveys of data miners are showing R’s
popularity has increased substantially in recent years.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/R_%28programming_language%29

Duration: 30 Minutes

About Speaker: Siva Karthikeyan [ seesiva AT gmail DOT com ]

IT Professional with 12+ years of experience in the Industry.
Has got experience in various technologies in .NET, Java and
Business Intelligence. Actively contributing and evaluating

on the topics Open source projects. Writing blogs on
Project Management in Tamil, Data Analytics, etc.,

Blogs:
http://sivaanalytics.wordpress.com
http://tamilpmp.wordpress.com

2.

Topic:
Introducing FreeTamilEbooks.com

Description:

http://FreeTamilEbooks.com is a new project to create Tamil Ebooks for the
handheld devices. Let us explore how to collect content from various

blogs and create ebooks.
We use the Calibre and http://PressBooks.com to create ebooks.

Will explore the 6 license of creative commons and importance of
releasing our blog contents in Creative Commons.

Duration: 30 minutes

About speaker:

T Shrinivasan tshrinivasan AT gmail DOT com

Working at CollabNet as Technical Support for Subversion and Git.
Current Editor of Kaniyam.com.
Current Office Boy of ILUGC.

3.

Topic:
Gstreamer (Multimedia Swiss Army Knife)

Description:

One of the fantastic multimedia engines available to do
various tasks like decoding, encoding, resizing, scaling etc.,

Links: http://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GStreamer
http://gstreamer.com/

About Speaker:

Mohan R < mohan43u AT gmail.com >
is a GNU/Linux and C/C++ developer.

4.
General group discussions on any queries, events etc.
CDs/DVDs can be shared on prior request.

Announce this to all your friends, social network sites etc.

All are welcome. Entry Free

Contact:
Shrinivasan – 98 41 79 54 68


Regards,
T.Shrinivasan

My Life with GNU/Linux : https://goinggnu.wordpress.com

Free E-Magazine on Free Open Source Software in Tamil : http://kaniyam.com

Get CollabNet Subversion Edge : http://www.collab.net/svnedge

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