Status of Embedded Linux
Status of Embedded Linux In this session, Tim will discuss recent development in embedded Linux, including changes to the kernel, improvements to embedded-related sub-systems, and new industry initiatives likely to affect embedded Linux developers in the future. Also, Tim will discuss the direction of the Linux Foundation CE Workgroup, and their contract work and projects for this year. We will discuss highlights from the last year, and ways to continue to improve Linux going forward. Tim Bird, Sony Network Entertainment Tim Bird is a Senior Staff Software Engineer for Sony Network Entertainment, where he helps Sony research improvements to Linux for use in Sony's products. Tim is also the Chair of the Architecture Group of the CE Working Group of the Linux Foundation. This group seeks to improve Linux for use in consumer electronics products. In this position, Tim directs technical initiatives, and encourages companies to publish their improvements to Linux and participate in the open source community. Tim has been working with Linux for over 19 years.