Loading…
This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
To Learn More or Register: LinuxCon North America | CloudOpen North America
View analytic
Thursday, August 21 • 10:45am - 11:35am
Kernel Internship Report (OPW) - Moderated by Sarah Sharp, Intel

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Come learn about the great work our kernel interns have accomplished! The FOSS Outreach Program for Women (OPW) provides a three-month paid internship for women and genderqueer/genderfluid individuals to work on an open source project.

Three of the OPW interns from will give lightning talks on their Linux kernel projects. Kelley Nielsen will present her work in the memory-management (MM) kernel subsystem on reducing swapoff time on systems with large amounts of memory. Jade Bilkey will present her work on the Atheros ath5k wireless driver. Himangi Saraogi will talk about working on Coccinelle.

The Linux kernel OPW cooridinator, Sarah Sharp, will provide more info on how mentors can get involved with OPW, and how companies can sponsor OPW interns.

Survey this Session   

Moderators
SS

Sarah Sharp

Yocto/Embedded Developer, Intel
Sarah Sharp is a software engineer at Intel's Open Source Technology Center. Sarah is the author of the Linux kernel USB 3.0 driver, and is currently working as an embedded software developer with the Yocto Project. As the coordinator for the Linux kernel project within the FOSS Outreach Program for Women (OPW), Sarah herds kernel mentors, finds funding, helps OPW applicants, and writes documentation for getting started in Linux kernel... Read More →

Thursday August 21, 2014 10:45am - 11:35am
Sheraton Ballroom V

Attendees (21)