High Performance Computing (HPC), Reflection and Forward-looking. image
Paul Isaac's
Paul Isaac's profile image
High Performance Computing (HPC), Reflection and Forward-looking.
Friday, June 26, 2020

In 2018 we discussed the first step for ARM into High Performance Computing (HPC). Since then, Linaro has been working to increase awareness of the successes within the High Performance Computing ARM ecosystem. HPC now forms a key part of our activities, plus an association with Fugaku - the No.1 Supercomputer in the world (according to the Top500 bi-annual review).

Read

Linaro - A Decade of Achievement image
David Rusling
David Rusling profile image
Linaro - A Decade of Achievement
Thursday, June 18, 2020
8 mins read

Founded in 2010, Linaro will be celebrating its 10th Anniversary on the 18th June 2020. The technological world has evolved significantly throughout this time, but one thing remains consistent and...

Read

Linaro Engineering Highlights: May 2020 image
Jon Burcham
Jon Burcham profile image
Linaro Engineering Highlights: May 2020
Friday, June 5, 2020
21 mins read

Welcome to the May 2020 edition of the Linaro Engineering Highlights. This blog details all of the latest news and many of the developments that Linaro has been working on...

Read

tuxpub - The Serverless File Server image
Benjamin Copeland
Benjamin Copeland profile image
tuxpub - The Serverless File Server
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
3 mins read

What problems has Linaro solved with tuxpub? At Linaro, we have previously hosted artifacts from Amazon S3 using a custom tool known as Linaro Licence Protection (LLP). LLP started life...

Read

Let’s talk about Homomorphic Encryption image
Joakim Bech
Joakim Bech profile image
Let’s talk about Homomorphic Encryption
Friday, May 22, 2020
9 mins read

Homomorphic Encryption. Encryption is something that all of us are using whether we know it or not. Many of the things that you are doing on a daily basis requires...

Read

Working on VirtIO image
Alex Bennée
Alex Bennée profile image
Working on VirtIO
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
7 mins read

A summary of the history of VirtIO and the areas Linaro is working on for the future.

Read

The KissCache caching server image
Rémi Duraffort
Rémi Duraffort profile image
The KissCache caching server
Monday, May 18, 2020
3 mins read

Linaro has recently developed and open-sourced KissCache, a simple and stupid caching server built on the KISS principle: Keep It Simple Stupid. Unlike classical proxies like Squid that transparently intercept...

Read

Linaro Engineering Highlights: April 2020 image
Jon Burcham
Jon Burcham profile image
Linaro Engineering Highlights: April 2020
Thursday, May 7, 2020
7 mins read

Welcome to the April 2020 edition of the Linaro Engineering Highlights. This is a roundup of all of the latest news and developments from last month including:- Linaro’s Contributions to...

Read

Update on HiKey/HiKey960 efforts in AOSP image
John Stultz
John Stultz profile image
Update on HiKey/HiKey960 efforts in AOSP
Monday, April 20, 2020
5 mins read

Back in 2016, after an amazing six-month effort of collaboration between various groups in Linaro, HiSilicon, and Google, the HiKey board was the first 64bit ARM dev board that was...

Read

AOSP on Pixel3/PocoF1 (Running AOSP with mainline kernel on form-factor devices) image
Amit Pundir
Amit Pundir profile image
AOSP on Pixel3/PocoF1 (Running AOSP with mainline kernel on form-factor devices)
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
5 mins read

Recently, the Dragonboard 845c (Qualcomm’s SDM845 based 96board) landed in AOSP. One of the best things about the Dragonboard 845c (SDM845 SoC to be precise) is that it is actively...

Read

Network throughput performance improves as a result of reworking the load balance. image
Vincent Guittot
Vincent Guittot profile image
Network throughput performance improves as a result of reworking the load balance.
Monday, April 6, 2020
4 mins read

The scheduler has seen a lot of change over the past couple of years with the introduction of Per Entity Load Tracking (PELT); PELT provides more fine grained statistics per...

Read

DragonBoard 845c in AOSP image
John Stultz
John Stultz profile image
DragonBoard 845c in AOSP
Monday, April 6, 2020
7 mins read

Over the last year, the Linaro Consumer Group (LCG) has been actively working with the Qualcomm Landing Team and the Google Android Systems Team to get the DragonBoard 845c added...

Read

Renesas Electronics and NXP Semiconductors N.V. join the Trusted Firmware Project image
Linaro
Linaro profile image
Renesas Electronics and NXP Semiconductors N.V. join the Trusted Firmware Project
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
1 min read

Earlier today, Trusted Firmware - the project hosted by Linaro Community Projects Division - announced that Renesas Electronics Corporation and NXP® Semiconductors N.V. have joined as new members. They join...

Read

MHI bus support gets added to the Linux kernel image
Manivannan Sadhasivam
Manivannan Sadhasivam profile image
MHI bus support gets added to the Linux kernel
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
13 mins read

Greg Kroah Hartman once said, “Buses are hard and complex. It is hard to write a bus. But it turns out that there are one or two new buses every...

Read

Linaro Tech Days: A livestream event of technical sessions image
Connect
Connect profile image
Linaro Tech Days: A livestream event of technical sessions
Friday, March 13, 2020
1 min read

We were disappointed to have to cancel Linaro Connect Budapest 2020. We had lots of great technical sessions scheduled and as such, want to do all we can to repurpose...

Read

Linaro brings testing and automation to FOSDEM 2020 image
Anders Roxell
Anders Roxell profile image
Linaro brings testing and automation to FOSDEM 2020
Thursday, March 12, 2020
2 mins read

Anders Roxell is part of the Linux Kernel Functional Testing (LKFT) project at Linaro. The mission of LKFT is to perform functional regression testing on select Linux kernel branches in...

Read

Multiprocessing and OpenAMP Messaging Demo image
Bill Fletcher
Bill Fletcher profile image
Multiprocessing and OpenAMP Messaging Demo
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
1 min read

Linaro and its members are developing a set of software components and tools to help with a system approach to multiprocessing. This short video shows a multiprocessing demo running on...

Read

Linaro Connect Budapest 2020 cancelled image
Connect
Connect profile image
Linaro Connect Budapest 2020 cancelled
Thursday, February 20, 2020
1 min read

Over the last few weeks, Linaro has been carefully monitoring the Coronavirus situation. We have a duty of care for all attendees at our events. Health and safety is always...

Read

Heterogeneous Multicore Systems - The New Open Source Frontier! image
Bill Fletcher
Bill Fletcher profile image
Heterogeneous Multicore Systems - The New Open Source Frontier!
Thursday, February 13, 2020
2 mins read

Heterogeneous multicore computing is now all-pervasive. Complex application processors in the mobile and other consumer segments have long featured many cores for various kinds of processing offload. This has typically...

Read

The end of an Era image
Arnd Bergmann
Arnd Bergmann profile image
The end of an Era
Thursday, February 6, 2020
8 mins read

With the linux-5.6 merge window, a project ends that has kept me busy for nearly six years: preventing the “Epochalypse” by changing every single instance of a 32-bit time_t in...

Read