Brussels / 3 & 4 February 2018


Jon Masters

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Jon Masters is a Computer Architect at Red Hat, where he was tech lead for mitigation efforts against Meltdown and Spectre. Jon has worked closely with high performance microprocessor design teams for years on emerging alternative server platforms, and also currently leads the CCIX software working group helping to define high performance cache coherent interconnects for workload acceleration.

Jon has been a Linux developer for 22 years, since beginning college at the age of 13, and has authored a number of books on Linux technology. He lives in Cambridge, MA, and will run his 11th marathon later this spring.


Title Day Room Track Start End
Exploiting modern microarchitectures
Meltdown, Spectre, and other hardware attacks
Sunday Janson Keynotes 17:00 17:50