Posts by Julien Viard de Galbert

A look from behind the Open Source Bios

This is a followup post of Open Source Bios at Scale so you might want to read it first as this post will get more into details. As explained in the previous post our BIOS is build with three main components: coreboot, Intel FSP and TianoCore. We will describe here how those three parts are…

Open Source Bios at Scale

At Scaleway we started to design our servers with the ARM C1. Later we switched to a x86 architecture to provide the C2 and Dedibox SC2016. In both ARM and x86, a BIOS is required to start the server. BIOS software got many legacy and backward compatible software to ensure a reliable behavior accross many…