Internet Access/Wireless Network
USENIX is pleased to offer complimentary 802.11b/g wireless Internet access (WiFi) to conference attendees. WiFi will be available in the Sheraton Hotel wherever there are USENIX sessions. The ssid is "usenix" and the network is open and should not be considered secure. The Beacon A room on the third floor of the hotel will have Ethernet connections in addition to WiFi, as well as power outlets for charging laptops and a laser printer. The Beacon A room will be open from the evening of Saturday, August 4, until 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 10.
The wired and wireless networks provided by USENIX at this conference are for the use of conference attendees only, subject to the following conditions:
If you have any questions or concerns about the use of these networks, please contact any USENIX staff or Board member.
- USENIX may monitor these networks.
- Any illicit or intrusive use of the network, including packet sniffing, is expressly forbidden.
- The wireless network is open and insecure. USENIX strongly recommends that all users encrypt their transmissions. Users are solely responsible for the security of their passwords and data.
Power strips will be available in the first 3 rows of the Refereed Papers and Invited Talks rooms, Constitution and Independence Ballrooms, on a first-come, first-served basis.
Those registered for the technical sessions will receive a complimentary copy of the Proceedings, either on CD-ROM or in print. Additional copies will be available for purchase at the USENIX registration desk.
Bulletin Boards/Vendor Literature
Bulletin boards in the registration area hold messages for attendees and job opportunities. You can pick up information on products, services, and special offers at the literature tables in the Constitution Foyer.
Please call the Sheraton Boston Hotel at (617) 236-2000 and ask to be connected to the USENIX registration desk. Messages will be posted in the registration area.
Looking to meet up for dinner with other attendees? Stop by the USENIX registration desk after the sessions are over to meet up with fellow attendees and check out the local restaurant scene.