BSDCan2019 - 1.8

BSDCan 2019
The Technical BSD Conference

Michael Dexter
Day byhvecon & Goat BOF - 14 May - 2019-05-14
Room DMS 1120
Start time 10:00
Duration 02:30
ID 1115
Event type Other
Track Plenary
Language used for presentation English



The first bhyvecon Ottawa is taking place Tuesday, May 14th at the University of Ottawa room DMS 1120, a full day before the BSDCan Tutorial sessions. Admission is $55 and includes lunch and does not require BSDCan attendance. bhyvecon is the only conference dedicated to BSD Hypervisors including FreeBSD/Illumos bhyve, FreeBSD/NetBSD Xen, OpenBSD vmm, and NetBSD Xen/nvmm/HAXM. bhyvecon Ottawa 2019 will feature updates and open discussion on each of these.


  • 10:00 Welcome and John Baldwin: bhyve status update and debugging options
  • 11:00 Kamil Rytarowski: NetBSD nvmm
  • 12:00 Peter Hessler: OpenBSD vmm at and conference tutorials
  • 12:30 Lunch
  • 13:30 Patrick Mooney: Porting bhyve to SmartOS
  • 14:30 Chuck Tuffli: NVMe Emulation in bhyve
  • 15:30 Rodney W. Grimes: bhyve VM_MAXCPUs increase
  • 16:00 D Scott Phillips: edk2 UEFI firmware with HTTP network boot update