Entries by The Linux Foundation

Mozilla’s Mitchell Baker Featured in Open Voices Podcast Series

Baker shares her views on mass collaboration, navigating the open source community and AOL, Google and Microsoft Core News Facts • The fifth Open Voices podcast installation features a conversation with Mozilla Chairman, Mitchell Baker, and the Linux Foundation Executive Director, Jim Zemlin. • Baker admits that Mozilla’s open source strategy was in direct reaction […]

Open Voices Interview with Mitchell Baker, Mozilla

The fifth Open Voices podcast installation features a conversation with Mozilla Chairman, Mitchell Baker, and the Linux Foundation Executive Director, Jim Zemlin. Baker admits that Mozilla‚Äôs open source strategy was in direct reaction to market and competitive pressures and calls out Microsoft for illegal activities. As one of the first software projects to ‚Äúopen source‚Äù […]

Canonical Joins The Linux Foundation

Commercial sponsor of Ubuntu ® looks to support cross-industry collaboration and promotion to fuel Linux growth SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – August 18, 2008 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that Canonical has become a member of the Foundation. Canonical is the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu, […]

Linux Foundation Publishes Guide to Participating in the Linux Kernel Community

Linux Foundation Publishes Guide to Participating in the Linux Kernel Community New online book will make Linux participation easier for new developers worldwide SAN FRANCISCO, August 13, 2008 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced it has published an important new guide to participating in the […]

VMware Joins The Linux Foundation

VMware joins leading Linux consortium to address increasing adoption of virtualization and cloud computing with Linux SAN FRANCISCO – August 6, 2008 – The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that VMware has become a member of the Foundation. The company joins existing Linux Foundation members and […]

Open Voices with Edward Screven of Oracle

This Open Voices installment features Edward Screven, Chief Corporate Architect of Oracle who sits down with Jim Zemlin to discuss Oracle‚Äôs current and future market positioning, as well as his thoughts on a variety of topics, from cloud computing to a single Linux distribution. If you‚Äôd rather not listen, you can read the transcript here. […]

Linux Foundation Reports Highlights from Annual Collaboration Summit

Linux Foundation Reports Highlights from Annual Collaboration Summit More than 300 Linux and open source leaders advance the operating system at Summit SAN FRANCISCO – April 24, 2008 — The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced highlights resulting from its second Annual Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit, which […]

The Linux Foundation’s Annual Collaboration Summit Kicks Off

The Linux Foundation’s Annual Collaboration Summit Kicks Off Linux and open source leaders work together on next steps for the operating system Austin, Texas – April 8, 2008 — The Linux Foundation (LF), the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today will kick off its annual Collaboration Summit. The brightest minds in […]

Linux Foundation Publishes Study on Linux Development Statistics: Who Writes Linux and Who Supports It

Linux Foundation Publishes Study on Linux Development Statistics: Who Writes Linux and Who Supports It A close look at Linux kernel development process reveals the number of Linux kernel developers has tripled over the last three years SAN FRANCISCO – April 1, 2008 — The Linux Foundation (LF), the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the […]