Linux Around The World: Romania

Map of Romania with national flag

Official Language: Romanian
Population: 19 million
Capital: Bucharest
Currency: Romanian leu (RON)
Major Industries: Automobile industry, petrochemicals, cement and construction, aircraft, machine tools, textiles, food and beverages, mining, consumer durables, tourism, metallurgical industry

Romania is a country located in southeastern Europe. It borders Bulgaria to the south, Ukraine to the north, Hungary to the west, Serbia to the southwest, Moldova to the east, and the Black Sea to the southeast.


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User Groups

Location Linux User Group
Bucharest RLUG: Romanian Linux Users Group is the largest and oldest Linux community in Romania, formed around 1999.
Bucharest Bucharest DevOps Hackers Meetup offers a combination of culture and practices – software engineers, system administrators, and web operations staff all contribute to the DevOps environment.
Cluj-Napoca RoPython-Cluj is a Python user group which focuses on bringing together all the Python enthusiasts in Cluj-Napoca.
Cluj-Napoca Docker Cluj-Napoca lets people meet other developers and ops engineers that are using and learning about Docker.
Cluj-Napoca Cluj DevOps Community is a movement with its main aim being facilitating an improved communication in the Devops and tech community.
Iasi Cloud Native Computing Iasi is a group for anyone interested in becoming a better DevOps engineer and getting to know cloud native technologies.

Did You Know?

The name “Romania” originates from the Latin word “Romanus” which means “citizen of the Roman Empire.”

The Palace of the Parliament, the seat of the Parliament of Romania, is the heaviest building in the world.

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