Keng-Yu Lin


Keng-Yu joined Hewlett-Packard Enterprise on 2016 Mar 1. Keng-Yu works in the Linux team of Hybrid IT Group in Taipei, Taiwan.

Keng-Yu previously worked in Canonical Ltd. as a Kernel Engineer in the Hardware Enablement team since June, 2009 to February, 2016. Keng-Yu was responsible for the Ubuntu desktop and laptop enablement for major PC OEMs (e.g Dell, Lenovo, HP, Acer, Asus). Keng-Yu transferred to the Hyperscale team for the enablement of high-density ARM and Atom-based servers for one year.

Keng-Yu is a Debian Maintainer since July, 2012. Here is a list of packages maintained by him.

Before joining Canonical, Keng-Yu worked in Foxconn International Holdings (HKEX.2038) in the BSP team responsible for the design and manufacture of Dell's Android-based OPhone devices. Some photos are available here.

In the undergraduate and graduate school, Keng-Yu was specially interested in the sub-fields of Artificial Intelligence such as Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Speech Recognition.

Keng-Yu is a Zen Buddhist. He took 3 refuges in Nung Chan Monastery (農禪寺) and became a Upāsaka on April 23, 2016.

Open Source Projects

public presentation


  • M.S. National Chung-Hsing University, Dept. of Computer Science
    • Thesis: Extended Discrete Markov Model and It's Application to Chinese Syllable Recognition [Link]
  • B.S. National Chi-Nan University, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering
    • Term Project: Chinese-English Name-entity transliteration system and the application [Link]
    • NSC Project for the undergraduate: Intelligent Web Agent: application on a specific topic [Link]
  • Preparation course for PMP certification (42 PDUs), National Taipei University
  • Principles of Accounting (18 hours), National Taipei University


  • Emails: kengyu AT / kengyu AT


I have not updated my résumé for a while. Linkedin and this web site provide much more information than a résumé. If you really want one, please drop me an Email or send a message via LinkedIn.


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