Intro to the Sub-team

The storage sub team of the Kernel Working Group is tasked with improving the performance and lifetime characteristics of modern flash based storage devices.

Past Deliverables

The storage subteam worked on several different areas over the last two years, with the primary deliverables being:

  • Reviewing of UFS code from Samsung as part of their upstreaming process
  • Enabling various features of the EMMC 4.5 specification on Linux

Current Work

  • eMMC power management improvements

Developers Resources

* October 2012 LWN writeup on F2FS filesystem: An f2fs teardown

* Thorough write up on Flash devices and filesystems

* Flash card survey

Members

Name

email

IRC

Role

Ulf Hansson

mailto:ulf.hansson@linaro.org

ulfh

Working on eMMC power management, part time at best

Arnd Bergman

mailto:arnd@linaro.org

arnd

Sub-team lead and main consultant, currently on parental leave for the rest of 2013

WorkingGroups/Kernel/Storage (last modified 2015-01-30 08:35:11)