Announcements

Linux Foundation Appoints Director of China Operations

Linux Foundation Appoints Director of China Operations

Linux veteran Cliff Miller brings Asia-Pacific market expertise to bridge community and industry in China

Linux Foundation Appoints Director of Taiwan Operations

Linux Foundation Appoints Director of Taiwan Operations

Taiwan-based Alex Lu will bring together consumer device makers and Linux developers to advance the platform for next-generation computing

SAN FRANCISCO, May 11, 2010 — The Linux Foundation (LF), the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced it has appointed Alex Lu as its new Director of Taiwan Operations. Lu will use his experience working with consumer device makers in Taiwan to advance collaboration on strategic mobile initiative such as MeeGo.

Linux Foundation Announces LinuxCon Keynotes, Mini-Summits

Linux Foundation Announces LinuxCon Keynotes, Mini-Summits

Virgin America CIO, open source legal pioneer Eben Moglen and Forrester Research analyst are among the keynotes confirmed for this year’s premier Linux conference; new mini-summits extend developer collaboration

Managed Hosting Provider ServInt Joins Linux Foundation

Managed Hosting Provider ServInt Joins Linux Foundation

Pioneer in web hosting joins Linux Foundation to advance virtualization technologies that deliver “greener” IT

SAN FRANCISCO, May 4, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that managed hosting provider ServInt is its newest member.

ServInt is joining The Linux Foundation to take advantage of exclusive networking events and online and face-to-face workgroup collaboration on Virtualization and Green Linux.

The Planet Joins Linux Foundation

The Planet Joins Linux Foundation

Leader in IT hosting sees Linux Foundation membership as a natural step to inform its cloud computing strategy

SAN FRANCISCO, April 19, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced The Planet as its newest member. The Planet is a global leader in IT hosting and will participate in community initiatives and projects that support enterprise Linux.

Long-Time Open Source Contributor Collabora Joins Linux Foundation

Long-Time Open Source Contributor Collabora Joins Linux Foundation

Collabora’s team of open source development veterans will contribute to MeeGo project

SAN FRANCISCO, April 15, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Collabora Ltd., has become a member and will participate in the MeeGo project (http://www.meego.com).

LG Electronics Joins Linux Foundation

LG Electronics Joins Linux Foundation

Consumer electronics leader LG signals formal commitment to Linux as one of major platforms for future devices

SAN FRANCISCO, April 14, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that LG Electronics is its newest member. LG will participate in the Linux Foundation’s events and community development efforts.

Public Support for the MeeGo Project

Acer
“Acer was an enthusiastic adopter of Moblin and we’re excited about Moblin’s evolution into the MeeGo software platform,” said Jim Wong, senior corporate vice president and president of IT Products Global Operations at Acer. “We’re looking forward to ecosystem innovation that will be enabled by the open nature of MeeGo*.”

MeeGo Developer Community Grows As Software Ecosystem Support Broadens

MeeGo Developer Community Grows As Software Ecosystem Support Broadens

The MeeGo project receives industry-wide support while it gets down to the business of writing code

SAN FRANCISCO, April 12, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that companies from a broad range of sectors have committed to and are participating in the MeeGo project.

Meyer Sound Joins Linux Foundation

Meyer Sound Joins Linux Foundation

Pioneer in audio engineering using embedded Linux to innovate in music and cinema industries

SAN FRANCISCO, April 12, 2010 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Berkeley, Calif.-based professional audio equipment manufacturer, Meyer Sound Laboratories, is its newest member.

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