As we are nearing the Aluminium Middle Checkpoint, this talk will provide details on what updates were delivered for this release. We will touch on what is slated for the next release, effectively doing some planning for Silicon.


  • Check the slides for the details.
  • Security vulnerabilities in these platform upgrades is a thorny issue because hardening lowers interoperability, please check with Robert Vargafor details
  • Upgrades are still being handled with Daexim but open for improvements. Documentation for upgrades is still missing
  • Silicon will have more deprecations and more MRI transitions, more details in the slides
  • ODL guidelines for Cluster DS will discussed in mailing list

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