October 31 - November 1 - Co-Located Events
October 28-30 - Conference
Lyon Convention Centre - Lyon, France
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Tuesday, October 29


Overview of Universal Flash Storage Subsystem - Mohammad Faiz Abbas Rizvi, Texas Instruments India PVT LTD
Universal Flash Subsystem (UFS) is a next generation managed NAND flash storage technology for portable devices like mobile phones and digital cameras. It is positioned as an improvement upon eMMC and SD cards by bringing higher transfer speeds and improved reliability in flash storage.

In this talk, Faiz will introduce UFS storage technology and how it improves upon older managed NAND systems like eMMC. This is followed by an overview of UFS implementation in kernel and related tools to help developers write a new controller driver.


Mohammad Faiz Abbas Rizvi

Software Engineer, Texas Instruments India PVT LTD
Faiz has been contributing to the linux kernel since 2017 when he joined Texas Instrument's Linux team. He has mainly worked on the MMC and CAN subsystems in linux for TI devices. He also has contributions to the MMC subsystem in U-boot and is currently working on UFS support in... Read More →

Tuesday October 29, 2019 12:20 - 12:55
Forum 3
  • Session Slides Included Yes
Wednesday, October 30


Flash Subsystems Status Update - Richard Weinberger, sigma star gmbh & Miquèl Raynal, Bootlin
Miquèl and Richard will give an update on what happened in the last two years on both Linux and U-Boot flash subsystems. MTD saw great improvements in SPI-NAND/NOR flash support, our API for parallel NAND matured, UBIFS got beside of encryption also full authentication support.

And last but not least, we found many interesting bugs which shall not remain unnamed.

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Miquèl Raynal

Kernel and Embedded Linux Engineer, Bootlin
Miquèl is an embedded Linux engineer at Bootlin since 2017. | He has been working on various ARM embedded systems and is the co-maintainer of the NAND subsystem. | Miquèl recently worked on SPI NAND support in Linux and U-Boot.
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Richard Weinberger

Co-Founder, sigma star gmbh
Richard Weinberger is co-founder of sigma star gmbh and offers Linux kernel consulting services. He's been working with Linux for 10 years and works on the Linux kernel for more than five years. Besides of the kernel he has a strong focus on various low level components of Linux... Read More →

Wednesday October 30, 2019 12:20 - 12:55
Forum 1
  • Session Slides Included Yes