Press Releases

2020 VM Workshop Rescheduled to June 10, 2021


On April 8th, the VM Workshop committee was informed that The Ohio State University is cancelling all events through the month of June. As a result, the June 2020 VM Workshop is being rescheduled to June 10th, 2021 at OSU. Those attendees and sponsors that registered early, will have the option of having their fees applied towards the 2021 event or receiving a refund by sending an email to

We have been working on a backup plan to provide the first VM Workshop (no cost) webinar during the week of June 15, 2020.

Sine Nomine Associates, Inc. Announces Advanced Design Completion

Sine Nomine Associates, Inc., a leader in open source development and support, proudly announces their Creative Support Services and NOC Design team’s completion of an Advanced Integrated Operations Center design for a key mining operation facility.

For 20 years, the company has been working diligently as an IBM partner on similar global projects, displaying design skills that enrich not only IBM’s internal projects, but also those of numerous Fortune 1000 companies and several government agencies.

[CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19] OpenAFS Workshop 2020


Save the date for the 2020 AFS Workshop! June 15-17, 2020 in Columbus, OH at Ohio State University. Sine Nomine Associates is proud to be a sponsor.

The 2020 AFS Technologies Workshop is a community based effort to promote the stability and growth of the AFS distributed file system and related technologies. The workshop takes place Monday, June 15 - Wednesday, June 17 in Columbus, OH at Ohio State University.

Sine Nomine Associates, Inc. Announces OpenAFS Management Tool, "CellCC"

Sine Nomine Associates, Inc. proudly announces the release of CellCC ("cell carbon-copy"), a set of tools and daemons to help IT System Administrators synchronize volumes between AFS cells. AFS is a distributed network filesystem; more information on AFS can be found on