Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX
Mindy Preston

Mindy Preston
Software Engineer, Docker


Mindy Preston is a software engineer on the core team at Docker and a maintainer of MirageOS. Previously, Mindy was a research assistant, a computer security analyst, a systems administrator, a maker of sandwiches, a raker of leaves, and a sorter of discarded things.


11:00am11:30am Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Location: Ballroom G
Patrick Chanezon (Docker), Mindy Preston (Docker)
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 3 ratings)
Patrick Chanezon and Mindy Preston explain how you can leverage the Moby project to assemble your own specialized container-based system, whether for IoT, cloud, or bare-metal scenarios. Read more.
4:15pm4:55pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
The Cutting Edge
Location: Meeting Room 18 A/B
Level: Advanced
Mindy Preston (Docker), Amir Chaudhry (Docker)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
MirageOS, one of the most well-known unikernel projects, has recently added support for several new targets, including KVM via the lightweight hypervisor ukvm. Mindy Preston and Amir Chaudhry discuss the benefits of bringing the library OS approach into the hypervisor for MirageOS 3, as well as other major usability and stability improvements made in this release. Read more.