Ixonos Is Linux Foundation's Newest Member
Article by George Norman
On 09 May 2011
Ixonos is a Finnish company headquartered in Helsinki that creates wireless technologies, software and solutions for mobile devices and services. Its products and services are used to let people enjoy inspiring digital experiences, anyplace, anytime. Globally leading wireless technology suppliers, mobile device manufacturers, telecommunications companies and consumer electronics manufacturers are among Ixonos’ clients.

The news is that Ixonos, which has been actively involved in mobile Linux development since 2006, has joined the Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux. As a member of the Linux Foundation, Ixonos will collaborate with other leading vendors, users and developers to help advance Linux-based mobile platforms.

Advertising

And now, some comments from top figures at Ixonos and the Linux Foundation.

“Linux and open source software are dominant in mobile software platforms and are being used by our customers around the globe for customizing their devices and services,” said Antti Aumo, Vice President, Global Solutions at Ixonos. “By joining The Linux Foundation, we can increase our collaboration on the development of Linux-based mobile platforms and advance efforts for our customers and partners.”

“Linux is providing the foundation for next-generation mobile computing, and companies like Ixonos understand that collaboration with the community can accelerate innovation in this area,” said Amanda McPherson, vice president of marketing and developer programs at The Linux Foundation. “The Linux Foundation welcomes Ixonos as its newest member and looks forward to its contributions.”

In related news, other companies that have recently joined the Linux Foundation are:
  • Igalia, open source development company that offers consultancy services for desktop, mobile and web technologies, joined the Linux Foundation to reaffirm its commitment to the open source operating system.
  • Yahoo!, the digital media company that needs no introduction, joined the Linux Foundation because it is a major enterprise Linux user.




Tags: Linux, Linux Foundation, Ixonos, Igalia, Yahoo!
About the author: George Norman
George is a news editor.
You can follow him on Google+, Facebook or Twitter

I Hope you LIKE this blog post! Thank you!
What do YOU have to say about this
blog comments powered by Disqus
Popular News
By George Norman on 22 Sep 2014
Microsoft added support for 10GB files. You can now upload 10GB files to OneDrive. Microsoft is also courting iOS users by offering them 30GB of free cloud storage space.
By George Norman on 19 Sep 2014
BitTorrent Bleep is now available to the public. BitTorrent rolled out Bleep for Windows, Mac, and Android. It also introduced a new, official Bleep logo.
Related News
By George Norman on 09 Jul 2014
The Linux Foundation is running a global treasure hunt and is inviting you to find Tux, the Linux mascot that represents freedom, collaboration and innovation.
By George Norman on 18 Jul 2014
Here’s a treat for all the Linux fans out there: The Linux Foundation is inviting you into the home of none other than Linus Torvalds.
By George Norman on 15 Sep 2014
The Linux Mint team recently unveiled the codename for the the upcoming Linux Mint 17.1. This release will break the tradition and will not be named something that starts with Q.
By George Norman on 21 May 2014
Google rolled out Chrome version 35 to the Stable Channel for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and Android. Focusing on Android alone, it must be mentioned that Chrome 35 for Android comes with...
Advertising
Hot Software Updates
Top Downloads
Become A Fan!
Link To Us!
Ixonos Is Linux Foundation's Newest Member
HTML Linking Code