Open System Firmware (Incubation)
Project Leads: G. Devender Goud (Microsoft) and Ron Minnich (Google)
Acting IC Representative: Bill Carter (OCP)
The Open System Firmware Project is an open source firmware project lead by contributors, code committers, and a technical steering committee. The goal of this project is to create and deploy, at scale, an open source hardware platform initialization and OS load firmware optimized for web-scale cloud hardware, including documentation, testing, integration and any other artifacts that aid the development, deployment, operation or adoption of the open source project.
- Supports all processor architectures found in the web-scale data center.
- Support for cloud operating systems
- Support for compute (GP & AI/ML/FPGA), storage, & network devices.
- Development and deployment tools
- Security feature