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OpenChain Launches Onboarding Material Beta

By 2017-05-25News

OpenChain Launches Onboarding Material Beta

SAN FRANCISCO, United States, May 25, 2017 — The OpenChain Project has launched new onboarding handouts and slides into public beta. This material is designed to help companies of all sizes understand and engage with our mission of making Open Source compliance simple, effective and efficient throughout the supply chain.

Everyone is welcome to contribute to the evolution of these documents to help ensure they provide the maximum utility for existing and future stakeholders in the Open Source eco-system.

The OpenChain Onboarding Document 1.0 Beta:

The OpenChain Onboarding Slides 1.0 Beta:

Want to join in our discussion? Join the OpenChain main mailing list.

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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