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OpenChain Featured in Linux Magazine

By 2017-05-01May 15th, 2017News

OpenChain Featured in Linux Magazine

SAN FRANCISCO, United States, May 1, 2017 — The OpenChain Project was featured in an article entitled ‘OpenChain Offers Open Source Specification, Education, and Conformance‘ in Linux Magazine. This is part of the media coverage of the OpenChain Specification 1.1 release. The root of the article was a discussion between Shane Coughlan and Bruce Byfield conducted the week before we went live.

About The OpenChain Project
The OpenChain Project is a community effort to establish best practices for effective management of open source software compliance. The project aims to help reduce costs, duplication of effort, and ease friction points in the software supply. The OpenChain Project has three Work Teams that collaborate on future refinements of the OpenChain Specification, to develop training materials and create conformance criteria for organizations.

Platinum Members of the OpenChain Project include Adobe, ARM Holdings, Cisco, GitHub, Harman International, HPE, Qualcomm, Siemens and Wind River.

About The Linux Foundation

The Linux Foundation is the organization of choice for the world’s top developers and companies to build ecosystems that accelerate open technology development and commercial adoption. Together with the worldwide open source community, it is solving the hardest technology problems by creating the largest shared technology investment in history. Founded in 2000, The Linux Foundation today provides tools, training and events to scale any open source project, which together deliver an economic impact not achievable by any one company. More information can be found at

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