Peter Waskiewicz

Biography

PJ (Peter) Waskiewicz is a Linux kernel engineer and device driver developer. Over the years he helped create the igb, ixgbe, and i40e wired Ethernet network drivers, the initial Tx multiqueue support in the Linux kernel network stack, and added Data Center Bridging support to the Linux kernel. He was also part of the core engineering team at storage startup SolidFire.

Currently he is in Intel’s Network Division working on next-generation networking products and how they will affect the Linux network stack. He is also an Adjunct Faculty member at Portland State University, where he teaches Device Driver development in the undergraduate Electrical Computing Engineering department.