Ludovic Poitou presented a return on experience with building high performance directory server in Java, based on the OpenDS project, at the Alpes Java User Group. The presentation material in French is here : Concevoir un server ultra-performant en Java : l'expérience du projet OpenDS
The OpenDS project has greatly contributed to the 2nd international LDAP conference, held in Portland OR, with 3 presentations:
Matt Swift demonstrated installation and basic administration of OpenDS (PDF).
Ludovic Poitou, OpenDS community lead gave 2 talks on OpenDS during the Jazoon 2008 conference in Zurich:
Ludovic Poitou, OpenDS community lead and Jim Yang, project leader of Penrose Virtual Directory, presented how to Get Started with OpenDS and the way of extending its functionalities
Ludovic Poitou presented an introduction to the OpenDS project (PDF).
Ragan Haggard spoke with the Alamo chapter of the STC in San Antonio, Texas, and presented Delivering Open Source Technical Documentation via a Wiki.
Ludovic Poitou gave a presentation on OpenDS at the 1st International LDAP Conference held in Cologne (Germany) on September 6th and 7th, 2007.
Neil Wilson gave a talk at the Capital Area Central Texas UNIX Society meeting on May 17, 2007. The talk covers a general overview of Sun's open source efforts, as well as a more detailed overview of OpenDS.