More than 600 Embedded and Linux Engineers attended the Embedded Fest co-organized by GlobalLogic

December 3, 2021

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GlobalLogic co-organized Embedded Fest 2021 — largest Conference on Embedded and Linux development in Europe, which brought together 25 speakers from GlobalLogic, Intel, Linaro, VMware, ClariLab and other companies.

For the very first time the conference was online. This helped to engage top speakers from all over the world and to gather attendees from various continents: North and South America, Asia, Africa, Australia and almost all European countries.

In total, more than 600 Linux developers and Embedded engineers took part in the conference. This is twice as much as compared to the previous conference held in 2019. The most participants were from Ukraine, Great Britain, Poland, Spain and Germany. Participants said that they are not only ready to attend the next conferences — 90% of them are ready to recommend attending the event to friends and colleagues.

The conference was held in three parallel streams in one day. There were more than 16 hours of unique and useful content. 10 speakers from GlobalLogic participated at the conference. Four of them made their speeches:

Moreover, six GlobalLogic engineers held three workshops:

This workshop gives insights into Android OS’s radio subsystem and its porting in particular. The deal includes Quectel EG25-G modem launching and hardening on Pinephone to make the first call with the GloDroid open source project.

During this workshop GlobalLogic engineers demonstrated how a cloud-based Walkie-Talkie service can be implemented with widely available components.

During this workshop GlobalLogic speakers demonstrated the advantages of RISC-V architecture and how Yocto can be used to prepare custom distros targeted at both Qemu and real HW.

All the video recordings are available by the link.

“Embedded — is one of the top priority areas for GlobalLogic. Embedded systems constitute an essential part of the company’s development. There are more than 1,500 embedded engineers from Ukraine, engaged in 50 projects only in GlobalLogic Ukraine. GlobalLogic develops digital medical devices that save lives, smart home solutions, wireless devices for data transmission, and a whole range of solutions for modern cars from infotainment systems to driver assistance systems. That is why we are actively investing in the development of engineering talents in Central and Eastern Europe, as well as developing an embedded community. More than 1,000 engineers joined it during the first year of its existence,” said Roman Razuvaev, Senior Vice President, GlobalLogic Ukraine.

Currently there are more than 130 open positions for Embedded engineers in GlobalLogic. To join our team using this  link,  If you are interested in Embedded Software Engineering, you may also join GlobalLogic Embedded Community on Facebook.

About GlobalLogic

GlobalLogic (www.globallogic.com) is a leader in digital engineering. We help the world’s leading brands design and create innovative products, platforms, and digital solutions for today’s world. Combining strategic design, comprehensive engineering, and data expertise, we help our customers reach new heights and accelerate their transition to the digital business of the future. GlobalLogic is headquartered in Silicon Valley, USA, and engineering and design centers are located worldwide. We share our in-depth expertise with clients in the automotive, communications, financial services, healthcare, industrial, media and entertainment, semiconductor, and technology industries. GlobalLogic is a Hitachi Group company part of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501). We develop social innovation through data and technology to improve worldwide people’s quality of life.