SOURCE: Primastasys, Inc.

August 17, 2005 18:20 ET

John H. Terpstra Seminars and a 4-Day "Building a Network Powerhouse" Workshop in Chicago, IL, September 19-23

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 17, 2005 -- Primastasys Inc. CTO and best-selling Samba technology author John H. Terpstra will be in Chicago commencing September 19th. He will present free seminars and will conduct an in-depth network deployment workshop.

Monday, September 19th John will conduct two free three-hour seminars. The morning session, geared for today's technology consumer, is titled "Take Control of your Business." It includes an overview of network design strategies, secure deployment choices, and interactive discussion.

The afternoon session, targeted at today's IT service provider, is titled "Rebuilding a Profitable IT Support Business." The seminar discusses new business opportunities through Open Source software support. Contact Primastasys for event details.

Primastasys' spotlight training course "Samba-3 By Example: Building your Network Powerhouse" will be held September 20-23 in Schaumburg, IL. This is a hands-on, intensive 4-day training session. Delegates will build a powerful, stable, secure network using Samba and LDAP directory services and will cover Samba integration into existing Windows networks. The session follows the best-selling "Samba-3 By Example" (2nd ed. 2005). This 4-day workshop is priced at $1995.00.

For details, seminar RSVPs, and workshop reservation, contact Alex Monteiro at 650-279-1909 or

About the Author

John is a well-known and respected member of the Open Source community. He is the author of "Samba-3 By Example" (2nd ed. 2005) and "Samba HOWTO and Reference Guide" (2nd ed. 2005) both Prentice Hall PTR releases. He has consulted to global 500 companies, and is an industry leader and mentor in the use of Samba as a strategic tool to improve network security, reliability and scalability.

John Terpstra founded the Open Standards Alliance, serves on the advisory council of the Open Source Software Institute (USA), the Open Source Consortium (UK), and is a well-known public speaker.

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Primastasys has over 20 years of experience in designing computer networks that span the gap from the single user into the large glass-house enterprise space. Primastasys provides design, installation, support, and training services. Primastasys' mission is to recreate customer needs satisfaction in the information technology industry using free software.

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