Announcements

Keynote Speakers Announced for Japan’s LinuxCon, CloudOpen and Automotive Linux Summit

 Linux creator Linus Torvalds is joined by executives, IT managers and developers from Fujitsu, Jaguar Land Rover, Nissan, Open Compute Foundation, and more

TOKYO, April 25, 2013 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced the keynote speakers for Japan’s premier Linux and open source events, LinuxCon, CloudOpen and this spring’s Automotive Linux Summit.

Hisense Mobile, Solarflare and Thomas-Krenn Join Linux Foundation

New members advance worldwide adoption of Linux in mobility, enterprise and mission-critical platforms

SAN FRANCISCO, April 15, 2013 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Hisense Mobile, Solarflare and Thomas-Krenn.AG are joining the organization.

Xen to Become Linux Foundation Collaborative Project

 Amazon Web Services, AMD, Bromium, Calxeda, CA Technologies, Cisco, Citrix, Google, Intel, Oracle, Samsung and Verizon affirm commitment to the Xen Project, look to Linux Foundation to provide infrastructure, guidance and collaborative network

SAN FRANCISCO {The Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit}, April 15, 2013 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced the Xen Project is becoming a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project.

Supporting Statements from Xen Project Contributors

AMD

"AMD is focused on providing customers with choice and we view Xen as key to a healthy open source virtualization ecosystem. We are excited that The Linux Foundation is adopting Xen as a project," said Leendert van Doorn, Corporate Fellow, AMD. “As the host for the world’s largest collaborative development project, Linux, The Linux Foundation is in the most natural position to host and facilitate advances in a variety of open source technologies.” 

Bromium

Industry Leaders Collaborate on OpenDaylight Project, Donate Key Technologies to Accelerate Software-Defined Networking

New open source framework to drive innovation and acceleration of technologies, allows customers, partners and community to shape SDN

SAN FRANCISCO, April 8, 2013 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to open source development and technologies, today announced the founding of the OpenDaylight Project, a community-led and industry-supported open source framework that will accelerate adoption, foster new innovation and create a more open and transparent approach to Software-Defined Networking (SDN).

Global Enterprises Increase Linux Adoption in Critical Growth Areas Including Cloud Computing

Annual survey of world’s largest enterprise Linux users shows strong and consistent growth due to demand for supporting cloud initiatives, Greenfield deployments and mission-critical workloads

Keynote Lineup Confirmed for Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit

Technology experts and thought leaders from Netflix, Jaguar Land Rover, Samsung and more will kick off three days of Linux and open source collaboration

SAN FRANCISCO, February 28, 2013 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced the keynote speakers for The Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit to be held April 15-17, 2013 in San Francisco.

2013 Linux Jobs Forecast: Pressing Need for Linux Talent

Ninety-three percent of hiring managers plan to hire a Linux pro in the next six months

NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, February 20, 2013 – The 2013 Linux Jobs Report, which forecasts the Linux job market based on a survey of hiring managers and Linux professionals, shows increases in demand for Linux talent that is being met by aggressive recruitment strategies. This backdrop is resulting in salary growth for Linux talent at nearly double industry norms and more than a third of Linux pros planning to switch employers in the year ahead.

Linux Foundation Welcomes Members from Android, Embedded and Cloud Communities

Six new members to contribute to advancement of Linux

SAN FRANCISCO, February 19, 2013 –The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that BORQS, Denx, Gazzang, Genymobile, Mandriva and Seneca College are joining the organization.

Linux Foundation Announces New Members

Four new members join Linux Foundation to collaborate on Linux, maximize investments in collaborative development

SAN FRANCISCO, January 29, 2013 –The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Axis Communications, D-Link, O.S. Systems and Perforce are joining the organization.

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