Announcements

Mentor Graphics Joins Linux Foundation

Mentor Graphics Joins Linux Foundation

Veteran in embedded design joins Linux Foundation to support embedded Linux developers and vendors

SAN FRANCISCO, December 15, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Mentor Graphics (NASDAQ: MENT) is its newest member.

Mentor Graphics was founded 20 years ago and today is a leading supplier of products and services that assist in the embedded design of chips and boards, as well as embedded operating systems, applications and drivers.

Linux Foundation Appoints New Fellow

Linux Foundation Appoints New Fellow

OpenEmbedded Core Developer and Yocto Project Maintainer Richard Purdie Joins Linux Foundation

SAN FRANCISCO, December 13, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that OpenEmbedded core developer and Yocto Project maintainer Richard Purdie has been appointed to the position of Linux Foundation Fellow.

Linux Foundation Announces Certifications to Linux Standard Base 4.0 and Public Beta 4.1

Linux Foundation Announces Certifications to Linux Standard Base 4.0 and Public Beta 4.1

Novell, Oracle, Red Hat, Ubuntu and all major distributions are certified

SAN FRANCISCO, December 8, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that all the leading commercial Linux companies are certified to Linux Standard Base 4.0 (LSB 4.0), including Canonical, Kylin, Linpus, Mandriva, Neoshine, Novell, Oracle, Red Flag and Red Hat.

Huawei Joins Linux Foundation

Huawei Joins Linux Foundation

SAN FRANCISCO, December 6, 2010: The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Huawei, a leader in providing next-generation telecommunications network solutions for operators around the world, has become its newest member.

Linux Foundation Announces Individual Membership Drive

Linux Foundation Announces Individual Membership Drive

Members support the Linux operating system while becoming eligible for Linux.com Store gift cards just in time for holiday

SAN FRANCISCO, December 3, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced a new individual membership drive and promotion that makes members eligible to win free Linux.com Store T-shirts, hats, mugs and more.

Automotive Infotainment Development Company Pelagicore Joins Linux Foundation

Automotive Infotainment Development Company Pelagicore Joins Linux Foundation

Growing momentum for Linux in In-Vehicle Infotainment industry brings new contributions to Linux Foundation

China Mobile Joins Linux Foundation as Gold Member

China Mobile Joins Linux Foundation as Gold Member

SAN FRANCISCO, November 2, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that China Mobile Communications Corporation (”China Mobile”), whose holding company is majority shareholder of China Mobile Ltd. (NYSE: CHL), has become a Gold member, marking the first time a Chinese enterprise has joined The Linux Foundation.

Linux Foundation and Consumer Electronics Linux Forum to Merge

Linux Foundation and Consumer Electronics Linux Forum to Merge

CE Linux Forum to become a workgroup at The Linux Foundation, expanding technical work on Embedded Linux at the Foundation

OpenLogic Joins The Linux Foundation

OpenLogic Joins The Linux Foundation

Provider of open source governance and scanning solutions joins Linux Foundation members to advance open compliance efforts

SAN FRANCISCO, October 21, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that OpenLogic has become its newest member.

Linux Creator Linus Torvalds Honored by NEC C&C Foundation

Linux Creator Linus Torvalds Honored by NEC C&C Foundation

Torvalds to receive one of the world’s most prestigious awards for contributions to computer technologies and their social impact

SAN FRANCISCO, October 20, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Linux creator and Linux Foundation Fellow Linus Torvalds is one of three recipients to receive the prestigious C&C Prize in 2010.

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