Session Abstract

This course will describe Linux development using the Xilinx PetaLinux tools for the Ultra96 board. Specific focus will be given to lessons learned in integrating and debugging device drivers.

Session Speakers

Tom Curran

Avnet, Sr. Technical Marketing Engineer

Tom Curran works on hardware and software for a wide variety of SoC FPGA architecture projects and currently spends most of his time with the Avnet Ultra96 board creating reference designs and training materials for customers as a Sr. Technical Marketing Engineer in the Products & Emerging Technologies team at Avnet. Living in the Boston, MA area, during his career he has worked in various roles on IP development, software drivers, system application software, and embedded Linux development since the mid ‘90s.