AMI to Present on Firmware Configuration Update at Spring 2019 UEFI Plugfest

Mar 15, 2019 | Tech Blog

AMI announced today that it will make a presentation on the use of capsules for firmware configuration update at the upcomng Spring 2019 UEFI Plugfest, which takes place from April 8 to April 12, 2019 in Bellevue, Washington.

While capsules have been used by UEFI for updating device firmware for several years, UEFI version 2.8 has introduced a new feature where the firmware exposes Human Interface Infrastructure (HII) configuration information to the operating system. AMI’s presentation will be an overview of this new feature in UEFI v2.8 and explore real world use cases of the technology.

To learn more about the Spring 2019 UEFI Plugfest and the upcoming presentation from AMI, please read our press release in full at ami.com/press-release/american-megatrends-to-present-on-the-use-of-capsules-for-firmware-configuration-update-at-spring-2019-uefi-plugfest/.

To learn more about the upcoming Spring 2019 UEFI Plugfest, please visit the UEFI Forum website at https://uefi.org/node/3925.

About AMI

AMI is Firmware Reimagined for modern computing. As a global leader in Dynamic Firmware for security, orchestration and manageability solutions, AMI enables the world’s compute platforms from on-premises to the cloud to the edge. AMI’s industry-leading foundational technology and unwavering customer support have generated lasting partnerships and spurred innovation for some of the most prominent brands in the high-tech industry. AMI is also a critical provider to the Open Compute ecosystem and is a member of numerous industry associations and standards groups, such as the Unified EFI Forum (UEFI), PICMG, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), National Cybersecurity Excellence Partnership (NCEP), and the Trusted Computing Group (TCG).

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