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Wednesday, October 24 • 17:05 - 17:45
Improve the Container Image Compatibility on Arm - Wei Chen & Penny Zheng, Arm

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Wei and Penny will introduce current status of multi-arch image in Arm architecture. Some work would prefect some fundamental multi-arch-image-related operations, such as adding variant-matching scheme in pulling multi-arch image. Wei and Penny are working with several communities to offer relevant support, such as docker, containerd, kata-container, etc. In this presentation, they intend to share some knowledge about multi-arch image in Arm architecture, including:
1) The concept and value of variant in different Arm architectures
2) The process of detecting variant info in Linux
3) Failure mode for variant-matching process
4) Handling multi-arch image in platform supporting multiple runtimes
5) Upcoming plans on Arm
They also will run a demo on an Arm server showing:
1) Pulling multi-arch image in Arm64v8 environment
2) Pulling compatible image in Arm32 environment

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Wei Chen

Principal Software Engineer, Arm Ltd.
Wei Chen is a Principle Software Engineer at Arm in the Opensource Software Ecosystem. The focus of his work is virtualization, RTOS and security. Wei was responsible for Unikernel and kata-container on Arm. Currently, Wei is responsible for the Xen and Automotive software projects... Read More →
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Penny Zheng

Senior Software Engineer, ARM
Penny Zheng is a Senior Software Engineer at Arm in the Opensource Software Ecosystem. She is focusing on virtualization, hypervisor and container. She was responsible for ARM maintenance in Kata Container Project. And currently, she is working for the Xen and Automotive software... Read More →

Wednesday October 24, 2018 17:05 - 17:45 BST
Pentland Auditorium