Linaro Connect USA 2013 continued on Tuesday October 29 in Santa Clara, California.  On Tuesday Linaro had multiple keynote speakers.  The day started off with the “Fireside Chat with Frank Frankovsky and Vijay Rao”, both from Facebook. The director of the Linaro Enterprise Group (LEG), Andrea Gallo, hosted this discussion about server trends and requirements. Linaro CEO George Grey then made a short appearance toannounce the launch of OpenDataPlane™ (ODP).  This has been begun by industry leaders in the Linaro Networking Group (LNG) collaborating to develop and host a truly open source, cross-platform application programming interface (API) for data plane applications on www.opendataplane.org. Jarmo Hillo, Head of Processor Technology at Nokia Solutions and Networks, rounded out the keynotes with a talk on High End Telecom Networking.** **

Linaro Connect sessions followed the keynotes in the morning of Tuesday and the afternoon was filled with engineering working sessions. The morning sessions included:

Linaro Connect’s first ever “Crazy Shirt” Contest began on Tuesday and we have many people competing to win on the Linaro Facebook page.  To “LIKE” your favorite crazy go to: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.651333068221919.1073741827.155974581091106&type=1  the person with the most “LIKES” on Friday November 1st wins.

Linaro Connect begins on Wednesday by coming together with Arm TechCon briefly for the keynote from Arm’s CEO, Simon Segars. He will speak about his vision for transformative technology in the Internet of Things (IoT), data centers and mobile.

Linaro Connect sessions then continue after the keynote:

Wednesday Oct 30, 2013

START

FINISH

SESSION

TRACK

WHERE

09:00AM

10:00AM

Simon Segars Keynote

Keynote

.Auditorium

10:05AM

11:00AM

Arm64 kernel features enablement

Linux Kernel

.GT America 1

10:05AM

11:00AM

GPGPU on Arm Experience Report

Graphics and Multimedia

.Auditorium

10:05AM

11:00AM

RAS, ACPI and the secure monitor

Enterprise

.GT America 2

11:15AM

12:05PM

Xen/KVM Bootup: FDT or how we learned to stop worrying and love ACPI

Virtualization

.GT America 2

11:15AM

12:05PM

SPEC Investigations and Next Steps Discussion

Tools

.GT America 1

11:15AM

12:05PM

LSK - How to best use the Linaro Stable Kernel (LSK) within Member companies

Platform

.Auditorium

12:10PM

01:00PM

ACPI power state mapping

Enterprise

.GT America 2

12:10PM

01:00PM

Cross distro collaboration

Platform

.GT America 1

12:10PM

01:00PM

LAVA Multi-node

Automation and Validation

.Auditorium

Can’t make it to Santa Clara? Don’t worry. Check out below how you can participate remotely and watch the sessions via the Google +Linaro On Air  or YouTube accounts. There will be links to the live stream in each session descriptions. For more information on Remote Participation please visit the Linaro Connect website.