eBPF Day India


One-day workshop on eBPF and its applications

eBPF Day India is being jointly organized by the eBPF Foundation and the Centre for Networked Intelligence, with support from Cisco CSR and the Indian Institute of Science.
The goal of the workshop is to spread awareness about the eBPF technology, discuss novel use cases from active industry participants, and spur discussions around how the research and developer community can leverage it for current as well as future use cases. The workshop is open to academic/industry professionals and students.

Participation is open to all (free registration required). The workshop will be in hybrid mode, i.e., you may register to attend in-person in IISc or online.

Brendan Gregg, Intel Fellow and the renowned author of BPF Performance Tools and Systems Performance is scheduled to present the keynote address.

The topics covered under the workshop include

  • Introduction to eBPF
  • eBPF use cases
    • Networking: packet flows and CNIs
    • Security
    • Observability
  • Deploying eBPF at scale
  • Hands-on eBPF

🗓️ Date

March 16, 2024 (9am-5pm)

📍 Venue

In-person: MP-20, ECE Department, Indian Institute of Science Campus, Bengaluru (📌 Map location)
Online: link will be shared with registered participants.

🗒️ Tentative schedule

Time Topic Speaker
9:00-9:15am Welcome, overview  
9:15-9:45am Introduction to eBPF TBD
9:45-10:30am eBPF networking Dushyant Behl (IBM)
10:30-11:00am Understanding Calico-eBPF Deepak S (Intel)
  Break  
11:30-12:30pm Security usecases & challenges Rahul Jadhav (Accuknox)
12:30:1:30pm Application tracing & telemetry  
  Lunch break  
2:45-3:30pm eBPF programs at scale - L3AF Santhosh Fernandes (Walmart)
3:30-4:00pm Cilium overview Amit Gupta (Isovalent)
4:00-4:45pm eBPF hands-on: getting started TBD
4:45-5:00pm Closing remarks  


👥➕ Registration

Please fill-in the form to register: forms.gle/fg8rGcbVRb3Xmb8H8
As there are limited slots for in-person participation, please indicate your intent for attending in-person and we’ll confirm your in-person slot by 06 March 2024 through email.

✉️ Contact

Please email outreach.cni@iisc.ac.in with the subject “eBPF Day” for further details.