Dr. Gerolf Ziegenhain – Deutsche Flugsicherung [DE]

Dr. Gerolf Ziegenhain – Deutsche Flugsicherung [DE]

Head of LCSC - DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH

Gerolf Ziegenhain is responsible for the Linux and Hardware Platform at DFS. He is a passionate software engineering manager and holds a PhD in physics.

Using Linux in air Traffic Control


How can open source Software and safety critical systems work together? DFS GmbH relies on Linux for its core air traffic control systems. We have succesfully managed to standardize a highly reliable, modular operating system and hardware platform at DFS. In a brief overview we explain the challenges, technical and non-technical ones, we have faced […]

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