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Platinum Sponsors



cPanel is a leading Web Hosting Control Panel Software provider supplying hosting automation tools to numerous data centers and customers all around the world. cPanel offers web hosting software that automates the intricate workings of web hosting servers. cPanel products are used on tens of thousands of servers worldwide to equip server administrators with the tools they need to provide top notch hosting to their customers. Since our beginnings in 1997, cPanel has been setting the standard for web hosting automation.

Gold Sponsors

Grant Street Group


Grant Street Group is a small but growing technology company located in downtown Pittsburgh that serves the finance industry with over 1 million lines of Perl code.

GSG employs a diverse group of talented, motivated professionals who are committed to flawless work and customer service. Our specialty is innovating custom software solutions for auctions of fixed income securities as well as tax collection, billing, and distribution systems.

We need skilled software engineers to add to our friendly, talented team of developers. You should work at Grant Street Group.



The Linode team is proud to celebrate six years as the leading provider of Linux virtual private servers. Built on a solid Xen foundation, Linodes are used by hobbyists and professionals alike to provide Internet services ranging from personal sites to major web presences serving millions of page views per month. Our platform offers the power and control of dedicated servers at a fraction of the cost, with outstanding reliability and the most flexible configuration options available in the industry. Our customers enjoy a choice of four data centers, many popular Linux distributions, and four tiers of service. With full root access the limitations of shared hosting are a thing of the past. Above and beyond our official support channels, our active user community is always available to assist new users as they explore the full potential of a Linode VPS.

Silver Sponsors

Summersault website development


Summersault, LLC is a leader in database driven web solutions. The Richmond, Indiana based firm offers a single point of contact for highly customized web design and application development solutions, as well as professional consulting services and support.

Rimm-Kaufman Group


The Rimm-Kaufman Group provides paid search marketing services to online retailers. Our clients range from startups to the Fortune-500 and include both B2C and B2B direct marketers.

In August of 2008 the Rimm-Kaufman Group was named to Inc. Magazine's list of the Top 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America. The list is comprised exclusively of privately held, independent companies headquartered in the U.S. RKG came in at #315, and is ranked 24th in the Advertising and Marketing segment.

The foundation of our analytical and management systems are built in Perl and we are proud to support YAPC / 10 and the Perl community.



Shutterstock is the largest subscription-based stock photo agency in the world. Every day we add thousands of photographs, illustrations, and vectors to our outstanding collection of premium, royalty-free images. You can choose a 25-A-Day Subscription for the greatest savings (get 25 downloads every day — that's 750 each month) or select an On Demand Subscription for the greatest flexibility (use downloads whenever you need them for up to a year). Select the plan that's best for you, or choose as many different plans as you need, and start downloading today.



Topsy is a new kind of search engine, with a new way of looking at the Internet. Topsy doesn’t think the Internet is a collection of documents. Or even a web of documents. Topsy sees the Internet as a stream of conversations. Topsy treats people differently from the webpages they create and the things they say. And Topsy sees that people in every community are connected in a web of relationships, where each person influences other people to read, talk and think about things.

pair Networks


pair Networks is a global Web hosting and domain name registration company that has been providing reliable technical services for over 10 years. People in over 150 countries around the world choose pair Networks because of their world class network; their responsive, knowledgeable support specialists; and their secure and reliable servers.

Contact Info

If you have any questions or wish to make a donation, please send an email to sponsorship@yapc10.org. One of the organizers will respond promptly.

Thank you to past sponsors:

Active State, Acxiom, Addison Wesley, Allant, Apple Inc, Apress, Big Nerd Ranch, CBS Sports.com, CheetahMail, CombineNet, cPanel, DRW Trading Group, Deutsche Borse Systems, Digital Work, Follett, Free Software Magazine, Google, Grant Street Group, IBM, ITA Software, Linux Professional Institute, Knowmad technologies, Landscape, LiveText, Manning Publications, Media, No Starch Press, O'Reilly, Open Technology Group, OpenMake Software, Oversee.net, Packt Publishing, Paradigm, PlainBlack, Pragmatic Bookshelf, Prentice Hall, Rakudo Consulting Group, Red Hat, Rich-FX, Rimm-Kaufman Group, Sams Publishing, Shopzilla, Socialtext, Stonehenge Consulting, Summersault, Sxip, Thoughtstream, Usenix, ValueClick, Virtualmin, Where2getit, WhitePages.com

Our partners

Carnegie Mellon University, School of Computer Science


Since its inception as a department in 1965, and its evolution into a School in 1988, Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon has followed a path devoted to excellence in both research and education. At the heart of our efforts is a dedication to producing highly-qualified research scientists. Our great strength has been our ability to push experimental computer science ideas from theory to practical demonstration. We have enjoyed productive working relationships with industry, enriching our environment with practical applications and technology transfer.

In the past 15 years, SCS researchers have pioneered developments in the areas of distributed systems, networking, software technology, robotics, and parallel processing. We are at the forefront of the computer science field, furthering the accomplishments of our founders.