Wisconsin Linux Users
Connect with other GNU/Linux enthusiasts in and around Wisconsin!
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Last Updated: 2012-12-07
Wisconsin Linux User Groups (LUG's)
Join the Wisconsin Linux Users Group - Google+ Community
Other Wisconsin Technology User Groups / Meetups / Hacker-Makerspaces
There is a lot of overlap between Wisconsin GNU/Linux & FOSS users and these non-Linux-specific Wisconsin Technology Groups. The more the merrier!
There is also an extensive list of local Wisconsin Tech Groups here: http://spreadsheets.google.com/pub?key=pDMgmYwi3Um77V18tIM76Kw
- Several people inhabit the #wilug channel on irc.freenode.net http://wilug.github.com/
- Ubuntu Wisconsin LoCo team maintains the #ubuntu-us-wi channel on irc.freenode.net
- The Milwaukee Linux Users Group maintains the #mlug channel on irc.milwaukeelug.org
ISPs and Hosts in Wisconsin
Commentary on Internet Service Providers and Hosts in Wisconsin:
- 5Nines in Madison http://5nines.com/
- AT&T http://www.att.com/ - Decent DSL service/UVerse
- Dotnet http://www.dotnet.com/ - Web hosting, colocation and wireless internet access in most of Fond du Lac county and surrounding area.
- Hosthead http://www.hosthead.com/ - Web Design services and hosting based in Madison, WI.
- Midwest Data Systems http://www.midwestdatasystems.com - Full ISP (Dialup, Broadband, PTP), Web Services (Design & Development, Maintenance, Hosting on linux, Colocation), Networking (Onsite Networking, System Administration, Onsite Computer Repair), and PC (Repair, Upgrades, etc). Based in Marinette, WI.
- NTD Athenet offers residential and business Internet services as well as dedicated, colocated, or virtual hosting in Appleton, WI. http://www.athenet.net/
- NetNet http://www.netnet.net/ - Internet access and web hosting in North East Wisconsin.
- NetSonic offers dedicated, colocated, or virtual hosting right in Green Bay, WI. http://www.netsonic.net/
- TDS Metrocom http://www.tdsmetro.com/ - Available in some AT&T land line areas
- TDS Telecom http://www.tdstelecom.com/ - Primary carrier for certain areas.
- Time Warner Cable / Roadrunner http://www.timewarnercable.com/wisconsin/ - You can get an Internet-only line.
You can't have a web site about Linux without links to the popular distros!
GNU/Linux and FOSS Mirrors in Wisconsin
Large GNU/Linux Implementations in Wisconsin
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