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Wednesday, August 21 • 2:25pm - 3:00pm
Adopting Linux on BMW - The Long Road to Integrate Linux as Mainline Platform - Helio Chissini de Castro, BMW

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Automotive industry is in the first stages of adopt fully open source systems on their stack.
Not only the software itself, but constraints on safety, security, compliance, new cultural processes complete different from traditional ones. Is an industry that has a past and simply has no possibility to start from scratch.
At BMW, the adaptation for the new reality was planned in long step plans to achieve the most seamless transition to the new processes.
From the ground build to the main software and OS to the buildsystem and test mechanism, every single detail need to be care in a different way, and integration was the core aspect of all.

Unique aspects as multiple computers, different architectures, strict requirements, certification, a real Linux Brave New World

As OS Team, we want to share how the system was integrated on the middle of the process and the steps to be done to achieve the full platform that will drive our customers for a bright car future.

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Helio Chissini de Castro

Senior Software Engineer - Linux OS Domain, BMW CarIT
Helio Chissini de Castro is working as Senior Software Engineer and Linux OS Domain Lead at BMW CarIT software. At BMW CarIT is working on the next base platform project for the assistance vehicles, based on Linux. He is long time KDE contributor as the project was the beginning of... Read More →

Wednesday August 21, 2019 2:25pm - 3:00pm PDT
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