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Secure and Trusted Boot of OpenPOWER

Stewart Smith of IBM has a new blog post about using POWER8-based systems. This one is very interesting, it talks about OpenPOWER use of Secure and Trusted Boot:

Fast Reset, Trusted Boot and the security of /sbin/reboot:
In OpenPOWER land, we’ve been doing some work on Secure and Trusted Boot ( http://open-power.github.io/skiboot/doc/stb.html )  while at the same time doing some work on what we call fast-reset ( https://github.com/open-power/skiboot/commit/0279d8951ead549fdebce93130a2f6c673081862 )  (or fast-reboot, depending on exactly what mood someone was in at any particular time…. we should start being a bit more consistent).[…]

Fast Reset, Trusted Boot and the security of /sbin/reboot

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