Getting started @ Layer5

Hacktoberfest Online Meetup

Thursday October 8, 2020
8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Event is hosted online

Event Description

Hacktoberfest 2020 and Layer5
Hacktoberfest is open to everyone in our global community. Whether you’re a developer, student learning to code, event host, or company of any size, you can help drive growth of open source and make positive contributions to an ever-growing community. All backgrounds and skill levels are encouraged to complete the challenge. You can find more information here: https://hacktoberfest.digitalocean.com

Hacktoberfest is a celebration open to everyone in our global community.


While small, the Layer5 community represents the largest collection of
service mesh projects and their maintainers in the world. We build
projects to provide learning environments, deployment and operational best
practices, performance benchmarks, create documentation, share networking
opportunities, and more. Our shared commitment to the open source spirit
pushes Layer5 projects forward. New members are always welcome.


Participate in our Getting started @Layer5 Meetup


We have prepared a meetup to give an introduction to various repositories across Layer5.

You can register here https://organize.mlh.io/participants/events/4796-getting-started-layer5


Layer5 has a long list of interesting issues coming up for our Hacktoberfest participants!
Find a list of beginner friendly issues here: https://github.com/search?q=org%3Alayer5io+label%3Ahacktoberfest&type=issues to make your mark in open-source and move towards successfully completing the Hacktoberfest challenge.


Fill the Questionnaire about Open Source
Layer5 is a warm and welcoming community of open source contributors. We are continuously welcoming new members and are looking for your input.

Help us better prepare to support you as you find your way into the world of Open Source by filling up this questionnaire: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeQmQv6Xrnb69qGUZjHcw6i92jNDXir6WN6sRAHDNRtKUzBUg/viewform


Pull requests can be made in any of the Layer5 GitHub-hosted repositories/projects.
You may sign up anytime between 1st to 31st October.


Pull requests can be made in any of the Layer5 GitHub-hosted repositories/projects.
You may sign up anytime between 1st to 31st October.

Who can attend?

Locations have different requirements for who can attend. This location is open to the following:

Schedule

[8:00 AM] - Introduction to Open Source and Layer5 community
[8:15 AM] - Introduction to various Repositories across Layer5
[8:30 AM] - Golang 101 and Service Mesh Introduction
[8:45 AM] - Doubts/Beginner issues Introduction
[9:00 AM] - Call ends

Links & Resources

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We build projects to provide learning environments, deployment and operational best practices, performance benchmarks, create documentation, share networking opportunities, and more. Our shared commitment to the open source spirit pushes Layer5 projects forward. Layer5 projects are open source software. Anyone can download, use, work on, and share it with others. It's built on principles like collaboration, globalism, and innovation. Layer5 projects are distributed under the terms of Apache v2.