Christine Hall has been a journalist since 1971. In 2001 she began writing a weekly consumer computer column and began covering IT full time in 2002, focusing on Linux and open source software. Since 2010 she's published and edited the website FOSS Force. Follow her on Twitter: @BrideOfLinux.
This will be the first SUSECON since the Germany-based Linux company SUSE acquired the Kubernetes startup Rancher late last year. Expect Rancher to be front and center at SUSECON, and expect some Rancher-focused news.