Session Abstract

Cluster Idling

Session Speakers

Ulf Hansson

Senior Kernel Engineer (Linaro)

Ulf has a very long experience of using Linux and has been contributing the Linux kernel development for many years by now. He maintains the MMC subsystem and the generic PM domain in the Linux kernel, but also spends lots of time reviewing various changes related to power management and to their corresponding frameworks.

Moreover, Ulf has a background in real-time and embedded systems. He also has an in-depth knowledge about flash memory technologies, such as NAND and NOR.

Ulf is working for Linaro and specializing in power management.

Vincent Guittot

PMWG technical leader (Linaro)

Vincent has worked on developing drivers for various peripherals and coprocessors in mobile phones during 12 years. In 2005, he began to focus on mobile phones that ran Linux then Android and spent the last years of this period to optimize the power consumption of android platforms. As a member of the Linaro power management working group, he works on improving the energy efficiency of embedded system but not only with special interest for scheduler.