Announcements

Changes in Enterprise Computing Bring New Members to Linux Foundation

Eucalyptus Systems, Nebula and Virtual Bridges look to Linux to enable innovation in the new enterprise

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., October 5, 2011 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that three new members have joined the organization: Eucalyptus Systems, Nebula and Virtual Bridges.

LiMo Foundation and Linux Foundation Announce New Open Source Software Platform, Tizen™

New cross-device and cross-architecture platform will drive standards-based web applications

SPDX Workgroup Releases Software Package Data Exchange Standard to Widespread Industry Support

Standard format for communicating open source license and copyright information throughout supply chain ensures better, easier compliance

LINUXCON, Vancouver, B.C., August 17, 2011 – The SPDX workgroup, hosted by The Linux Foundation, today announced the release of version 1.0 of its Software Package Data Exchange (SPDX™) standard.

Widespread Industry Support for SPDX 1.0

Antelink
“SPDX gives us an easy way to get data about licenses in open source projects,” said Guillaume Rousseau, CEO, Antelink. “As a participant in the SPDX beta program, we have found the SPDX specification to be simple, straightforward and easy to work with. We’re very happy to support the SPDX efforts, and look forward to implementing SPDX 1.0 in our search engine of open source files!”

The Linux Foundation Announces Linux Training Scholarship Recipients

Five winners chosen from nearly 200 submissions, representing a new generation of Linux developers

SAN FRANCISCO, August 9, 2011 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced the recipients of its 2011 Linux Training Scholarship Program.

basysKom, Codero, Gluster and Nixu Open Join The Linux Foundation

Linux Foundation’s newest members represent Linux’s ubiquity and adaptability across industries

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 13 2011 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that four new members are joining the organization: basysKom, Codero, Gluster and Nixu Open.

Toyota Joins Linux Foundation

Toyota looks towards open innovation and collaboration to help transform auto industry

SAN FRANCISCO, July 5, 2011 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Toyota is its newest member.

LexisNexis Joins Linux Foundation

LexisNexis Risk Solutions further commits to open collaboration and Linux to support “Big Data” after HPCC Systems open source platform announcement

SAN FRANCISCO, June 17, 2011 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that LexisNexis® Risk Solutions is its newest member.

The Linux Foundation Announces LinuxCon Program, Confirms Linux Creator Linus Torvalds to Mark 20th Anniversary of Linux in Vancouver

Linux luminaries congregate this summer in Vancouver B.C. to collaborate on all matters Linux

SAN FRANCISCO, June 15, 2011 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced its program and schedule for this year’s LinuxCon North America event taking place in Vancouver, B.C. August 17-19, 2011.

The Linux Foundation Announces New Linux Training Scholarships, Student Day at LinuxCon

Linux Foundation will award five scholarships and host a student-focused day at LinuxCon designed to help train the developers who will shape the next 20 years of computing

SAN FRANCISCO, June 7, 2011 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced its new Linux Training Scholarship Program and Linux Learners’ Student Day.

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