Switzerland

Linux Around The World: Switzerland

Map of SwitzerlandOfficial Languages: German, French, Italian
Population: 8.6 million
Capital: Bern
Currency: Swiss franc (CHF)
Major Industries: Banking, tourism, manufacturing including precision engineering

Switzerland is a landlocked country in Central Europe. It’s bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east.


Events

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Send us a comment if you know of an upcoming Linux event/conference/workshop taking place in Switzerland.

User Groups

LocationLinux User Group
BaselBLUG: Basler Linux User Group meets at the Froburg restaurant at Zürcherstrasse 111 in Basel every second Tuesday of the month.
BernLugBE: Linux User Group Berne meets once a month to chat shop, flame, project forge... and once a month there is an "off-event": installation events, lectures, and excursions.
FribourgFribourg Linux Seminar offers a biennial exchange platform for all actors developing Embedded Systems under Linux.
GenèveDocker Geneva lets members meet other developers and ops engineers that are using and learning about Docker.
GenèveDevOps Genève is for lovers of DevOps culture and everything around it.
ZürichDocker Switzerland lets members meet other developers and ops engineers that are using and learning about Docker.
ZürichTechTalkThursday offers software developers, system engineers and other cloud users a platform to inspire themselves with lectures from the community.

Did You Know? Switzerland has the highest mountains in Europe. 48 of the mountains are over 4,000 metres / 13,120 feet high.

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