About our Sponsors

Thanks to all our sponsors for helping to make PyCon Australia possible.

Gold Sponsors

Google's innovative search technologies connect millions of people around the world with information every day. Founded in 1998 by Stanford Ph.D. students Larry Page and Sergey Brin, Google today is a top web property in all major global markets. Google's targeted advertising program provides businesses of all sizes with measurable results, while enhancing the overall web experience for users. Google is headquartered in Silicon Valley and has offices around the world, including a significant engineering R&D centre in Sydney, Australia. For more information, please visit www.google.com.au


ComOps - Solutions that work

ComOps is a leading Australasian provider of enterprise and cloud based business software solutions. Since 1972, we have been working with our customers to deliver solutions that solve their real world issues, whilst providing them with a competitive edge for success.

Offering Enterprise, Workforce and Sales Management coverage, we deliver on all aspects of pre sales, implementation and post implementation services. Being ISO 9001 quality accredited, ComOps offer dedicated Managed Hosting Services, Software as a Service (SaaS) as well as traditional Install On Premises solutions.

As well as delivering innovative technologies, we have the capabilities and expertise to support every client’s unique requirements. Our Client Services division includes Professional Services consultants for implementations, configurations and customisations, Managed Services for hosting and managing your solutions, and Solutions Support through our 24/7 online Help Desk.

We have developed and refined best practice solutions and methodologies to meet the changing needs of customers across many industries including the Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Transport and Logistics, Healthcare, Banking and Finance, Manufacturing, Distribution and Wholesale, Retail, Pharmaceutical, Construction, Hospitality, Mining, Government and Service industries.


Leading the revolution in service industries
Arclight is building platforms and resources to lead a new approach in the forgotten service industries. We pair the most powerful technologies with consumer insights and a passion for innovation to find new ways to bring these industries closer to their consumers.


Video Sponsor

Our video sponsor makes it possible to provide high quality recordings of the conference proceedings on the web for free!

Anchor - Hosting Heavyweights
Anchor is an established Australian web hosting provider serving world-wide clients for more than seven years.


Silver Sponsors

Python Software Foundation The Python Software Foundation. The mission of the Python Software Foundation is to promote, protect, and advance the Python programming language, and to support and facilitate the growth of a diverse and international community of Python programmers.
Enthought - Scientific Computing Solutions Enthought. Enthought's mission is to significantly improve the way scientific computing is accomplished by providing powerful tools for quantitative data analysis and visualization.
The Intelligent Development Environment for Python Programmers Wingware. Wingware's Python IDE is an Integrated Development Environment designed specifically for the Python programming language. Since 1999, Wingware has focused on Python.
Bitbucket by Atlassian Bitbucket by Atlassian. Bitbucket is a free code hosting site for the popular Mercurial distributed version control system (DVCS) with over 159,000 users. Atlassian acquired Bitbucket in 2010. For more information visit www.bitbucket.org.
Microsoft Australia Microsoft. Don't read this. Go here instead - http://pytools.codeplex.com/
The web framework for perfectionists with deadlines Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design. It's the Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines. http://djangoproject.com/


Internet Sponsor

GitHub - Social Coding GitHub. GitHub makes it easy to collaborate with others and share your projects with the universe.


Event Run By

Linux Australia Linux Australia. Linux Australia is the peak body for Linux User Groups (LUGs) around Australia, and as such represents aproximately 5000 Australian linux users and developers.


  • Google Australia - Gold
  • ComOps - Solutions that work - Gold
  • Leading the service revolution. - Gold


  • Anchor - Hosting Heavyweights - Video


  • Microsoft Australia - Silver
  • Python Software Foundation - Silver
  • Enthought - Scientific Computing Solutions - Silver
  • The Intelligent Development Environment for Python Programmers - Silver
  • Bitbucket by Atlassian - Silver
  • The web framework for perfectionists with deadlines. - Silver
  • Cloud Hosting and Computing, Virtual Servers & Online Storage - Ninefold Australia - Silver


  • GitHub - Social Coding - Internet

Run by

  • Linux Australia - Run by