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Friday, August 22 • 1:45pm - 2:35pm
UEFI Test Tools for Linux Developers - Brian Richardson, Intel & Alex Hung, Canonical

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Stable Linux deployments depend on quality firmware. This includes UEFI runtime services, ACPI and security vulnerabilities. This presentation gives an overview of UEFI test tools available in open source (FWTS, CHIPSEC and the Linux UEFI Validation OS) and discusses how they are relevant to Linux development.

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Alex Hung

Senior BIOS and Kernel Engineer, Canonical Ltd
Alex Hung is a Senior BIOS and Kernel Engineer at Canonical, Ltd. specializing in BIOS architecture and Linux kernel development. As a representative of the UEFI Forum, Hung orchestrates firmware testing with UEFI BIOS and Ubuntu. At UEFI Plugfests, Mr. Hung participates in the specification development discussions surrounding UEFI Secure Boot. He has shared his expertise in BIOS testing and firmware test suites at several industry workshops... Read More →

Brian Richardson

Senior Technical Marketing Engineer, Intel Corporation
Brian Richardson is a Senior Technical Marketing Engineer with Intel Software and Services Group. After fifteen years of external experience with BIOS and UEFI, Brian joined Intel in 2011 to focus on industry enabling for IA Firmware. He has a Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering from Clemson University. Brian has presented at conferences such as Intel Developer Forum and UEFI Plugfest, and contributed over fifty articles to linux.com from... Read More →

Friday August 22, 2014 1:45pm - 2:35pm

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