Back To Schedule
Monday, July 6 • 14:45 - 15:15
Keynote Session: Unikraft Weather Report - Felipe Huici, Sharan Santhanam & Simon Kuenzer, NEC Laboratories Europe GmbH

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Feedback form is now closed.

The Unikraft Xen Incubation Project has matured enormously over the past year. In this talk we will give a "weather report", touching on a number of the key new features of Unikraft, including support for a number of languages (C++, Go, Python, Web Assembly, Lua, JavaScript, Ruby), support for ARM64, netfront and frontblock drivers as well as a companion tool greatly simplifying the building and running of its images. Finally, we will present a number of performance measurements showcasing the benefits of using Unikraft guests, and we will touch upon a number of security features we're adding in order to hardened Unikraft.

avatar for Simon Kuenzer

Simon Kuenzer

Senior Researcher, NEC Laboratories Europe GmbH
Simon is a systems researcher passionate about virtualization and Unikernels. He's been at NEC Labs for the past 8 years and has expertise in operating systems, virtualization, and networking. In addition, he is the lead maintainer of Unikraft, a Xen incubation project. Simon received... Read More →
avatar for Sharan Santhanam

Sharan Santhanam

Software Specialist, NEC Laboratories Europe GmbH
avatar for Felipe Huici

Felipe Huici

Chief Researcher, NEC Laboratories Laboratories GmbH
Felipe Huici is a chief researcher at NEC Europe Laboratories GmbH, CEO of the Unikraft.io start-up, and is passionate about high performance systems and lightweight virtualization.

Monday July 6, 2020 14:45 - 15:15 CEST
  Keynote Session