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As the world’s largest IT company, HP focuses on simplifying technology experiences for all its customers—from individual consumers to large enterprises.HP helps businesses focus on innovation instead of IT operations by offering robust solutions based on HP inventions, open source software, and industry-standard hardware in a converged infrastructure. As the leading provider of scalable Linux platforms, HP ships one Linux server every minute. HP not only uses open source within the company extensively but also contributes their expertise to hundreds of open source projects worldwide. They built tools for open source governance in enterprises, then released them as an open source project called FOSSology. Additionally, HP helps lead the thriving FOSSBazaar community focused on free and open source governance best practices, education, and tools. For more information, visit http://hp.com/go/opensource/

Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Driven by customer-centric innovations and open partnerships, Huawei openly collaborates with industry partners to build end-to-end ICT solutions that give customers the competitive advantage in telecom and enterprise networks, devices, and cloud computing. Huawei actively participates in open source communities such as OpenDaylight to gain deep insights into customer use cases and to collaborate with the developer community. Huawei’s Agile Controller for Enterprise is based on the OpenDaylight platform and supports multiple use cases including Network Virtualization, Service Chaining, IoT, etc. For more information, visit Huawei online at http://e.huawei.com/en.

IBM is the world's largest information technology services company, with 100 years of leadership in helping businesses innovate. Drawing on resources from across IBM and key Business Partners, IBM offers a wide range of services, solutions and technologies that enable customers, large and small, to take full advantage of the latest in Linux and Open Virtualization solutions. For more information, visit www.ibm.com/linux.

Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices.  For over two decades, Intel’s contributions to open-source projects have helped ensure that a breadth of solutions run exceptionally well on Intel® architecture, unleashing opportunities that power businesses, connect people, and enrich lives.  For additional information about Intel, visit http://www.intel.com or http://networkbuilders.intel.com.

SUSE, a pioneer in open source software, provides reliable, interoperable Linux and cloud-based solutions that give enterprises greater control and flexibility. Decades of engineering excellence, industry leadership, and an unrivaled partner ecosystem power the products and support that help our customers manage complexity, reduce cost, and confidently deliver mission-critical services. The lasting relationships we build with them allow us to adapt and deliver the smarter innovation they need to succeed-today and tomorrow.

Gold Sponsors

What began as a better way to build software—openness, transparency, collaboration—soon shifted the balance of power in an entire industry. The revolution of choice continues. Today Red Hat® is the world's leading provider of open source solutions, using a community-powered approach to provide reliable and high-performing cloud, virtualization, storage, Linux®, and middleware technologies.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 236,000 people across 79 countries with annual sales exceeding US$143 billion. To discover more, please visit  www.samsung.com.

Silver Sponsors

Enea is a world leader in the development of software solutions for communication-driven products with extreme demands on high-availability and performance. Enea’s expertise in Linux and real-time operating systems shortens development cycles, reduces costs and increases system reliability. For more information please visit enea.com or contact us at info@enea.com.

Fox Technologies empowers companies with control over server security by transforming multi-vendor server environments into one centrally managed domain. Visit us at www.foxt.com.

Google is a proud user and supporter of open source software and development methodologies. Google contributes back to the Open Source community in many ways, including more than 50 million lines of source code, programs for students including Google Summer of Code and the Google Code-in Contest, and support for a wide variety of projects, organizations, and events around the world. developers.google.com/opensource

Each day more and more devices are coming online, adding to the ever-growing Internet of Things (IoT). Analysts agree the IoT will grow to many billions of devices over the next decade. The challenge for the IoT ecosystem is to ensure these emerging IoT devices can connect securely and reliably to the Internet and to each other. The IoTivity project was created to bring together the open source community to accelerate the development of the framework and services required to connect these billions of devices. The IoTivity project is sponsored by the Open Interconnect Consortium (OIC), a group of industry leaders who will be developing a standard specification and certification program to address these challenges.  IoTivity will deliver an open source reference implementation of the OIC standard specifications, yet will not be limited to those requirements.

Open@Citrix supports the open source community via developer support and evangelism. Open@Citrix has a number of developers and evangelists that participate actively in the open source community in Apache CloudStack, OpenDaylight, Xen Project and XenServer. Educational activities via the Build A Cloud events are conducted by Open@Citrix and held all over the world. Learn more at open.citrix.com

Bronze Sponsors

credativ provides services and support through its Open Source Support Center. We offer professional commercial support for all major Linux distributions with our support team of more than 60 developers, who are actively involved in free software projects across the board. For more information, visit www.credativ.com.

Elastic is a company that believes getting insight from data matters. Built around three open source products — Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana — Elastic is extending what’s possible with data, delivering on the promise that good things come from connecting the dots. Designed to help users take data from any source and search, analyze, and visualize it in real time, Elastic products are changing the way organizations get value from data. To learn more, visit www.elastic.co.

GlobalLogic is a full-lifecycle product development services leader that combines deep domain expertise and cross-industry experience to connect makers with markets worldwide. Using insight gained from working on innovative products and disruptive technologies, we collaborate with customers to show them how strategic research and development can become a tool for managing their future. Headquartered in the United States, GlobalLogic operates design and engineering centers around the world, extending the benefits of its authentic global presence to customers in digital media, electronics, healthcare, infrastructure, finance, retail, and telecom industries. The company works with both start-ups and industry leaders, including many of the world’s top hardware, software, and consumer brands.

Igalia leads the development of essential projects and components in the areas of web rendering and browsers. Igalia also has years of experience developing and optimizing key components of the GNU/Linux graphical pipeline, multimedia and compilers.

Open Invention Network (OIN) is the largest patent non-aggression community in history and supports freedom of action in Linux as a key element of open source software. Funded by Google, IBM, NEC, Philips, Red Hat, Sony and SUSE, OIN has more than 1,600 OIN community members and owns more than 1,000 global patents and applications. Member cross-licenses and OIN patent licenses are available royalty free to any party that joins the OIN community.

Proofpoint, Inc. is based in Sunnyvale, California and provides SaaS and on-premises solutions for inbound email security, outbound data loss prevention, privacy protection, email encryption, electronic discovery ("eDiscovery") and email archiving. Proofpoint delivers an integrated suite of on-demand data protection solutions spanning threat management, regulatory compliance, data governance and secure communications—all of which are based on a common security-as-a-service platform.

SCOPE Alliance is a group of leading Network Equipment Providers (NEPs) formed to promote an ecosystem that produces components of Carrier-Grade Base Platforms (CGBPs). The SCOPE Alliance develops applicable profiles (subsets) of existing CGBP component standards and specifications and identifies gaps in these specifications. SCOPE Alliance developed gap analyses and white papers and technical position papers to help industry gain better insight into the technical advancements and future direction relating to CGBPs.

The Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) Forum is a world-class non-profit industry standards body that works in partnership to enable the evolution of platform technologies. The UEFI Forum champions firmware innovation through industry collaboration and the advocacy of a standardized interface that simplifies and secures platform initialization and firmware bootstrap operations. Both developed and supported by representatives from industry-leading technology companies, UEFI specifications promote business and technological efficiency, improve performance and security, facilitate interoperability between devices, platforms and systems, and comply with next-generation technologies. To learn more about the UEFI Forum, visit www.uefi.org.

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Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices.  For over two decades, Intel’s contributions to open-source projects have helped ensure that a breadth of solutions run exceptionally well on Intel® architecture, unleashing opportunities that power businesses, connect people, and enrich lives.  For additional information about Intel, visit http://www.intel.com or http://networkbuilders.intel.com.

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SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company, is a global leader in flash storage solutions. For 26 years SanDisk has expanded the possibilities of storage, providing trusted and innovative products that have transformed the electronics industry. SanDisk’s solutions are at the heart of many of the largest data centers and embedded in advanced smart phones, tablets and PCs.

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SUSE, a pioneer in open source software, provides reliable, interoperable Linux and cloud-based solutions that give enterprises greater control and flexibility. Decades of engineering excellence, industry leadership, and an unrivaled partner ecosystem power the products and support that help our customers manage complexity, reduce cost, and confidently deliver mission-critical services. The lasting relationships we build with them allow us to adapt and deliver the smarter innovation they need to succeed-today and tomorrow.

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