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* The [[Linux Foundation Vendor Advisory Council]] facilitates collaboration among vendor membership at The Linux Foundation.
 
* The [[Linux Foundation Vendor Advisory Council]] facilitates collaboration among vendor membership at The Linux Foundation.
  
* [http://developer.osdl.org/dev/tab/fellow_fund/ Technical Fellowships Fund] ensures key projects required for Linux' success get accomplished.
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* The [http://developer.osdl.org/dev/tab/ Technical Advisory Board (TAB)] provides the Linux kernel community a direct voice into the LF’s activities and fosters bi-directional interaction with application developers, end users, and Linux companies. Plans call for the Tab to evolve into a broader Developer Advisory Council in the future.
  
  
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* It also hosts [[Workgroups | workgroups]] where technical resources can come together to solve key problems facing Linux such as [http://old.linux-foundation.org/lab_activities/desktop_linux desktop interfaces], [[Accessibility | accessibility]], [[OpenPrinting | printing]], [[Packaging | application packaging]], and [[Workgroups | many others]].
 
* It also hosts [[Workgroups | workgroups]] where technical resources can come together to solve key problems facing Linux such as [http://old.linux-foundation.org/lab_activities/desktop_linux desktop interfaces], [[Accessibility | accessibility]], [[OpenPrinting | printing]], [[Packaging | application packaging]], and [[Workgroups | many others]].
  
* It sponsors the [http://developer.osdl.org/dev/tab/ Technical Advisory Board] to provide the Linux kernel community a direct voice into the LF’s activities and to foster bi-directional interaction with application developers, end users, and Linux companies
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* It manages the [http://developer.osdl.org/dev/tab/fellow_fund/ Technical Fellowships Fund] to ensure key projects required for Linux' success get accomplished.
  
 
* It promotes Linux regionally, including [http://www.osdl.jp/ Linux Foundation Japan]
 
* It promotes Linux regionally, including [http://www.osdl.jp/ Linux Foundation Japan]
  
 
* It manages a Linux hardware lending library and [http://developer.osdl.org/dev/tab/nda/ NDA program] to enable better device support
 
* It manages a Linux hardware lending library and [http://developer.osdl.org/dev/tab/nda/ NDA program] to enable better device support

Revision as of 23:24, 21 February 2007

The Linux Foundation provides a neutral collaboration forum so companies and individuals can work together to solve the challanges facing the Linux platform. Whether you're a Linux Foundation member, developer, independent software vendor, government organization or end user, The Linux Foundation offers services and forums for collaboration. You can have your voice heard through one of the Linux Foundation's offerings or events.


The Linux Foundation Advisory Councils:

The Linux Foundation advisory councils provide forums for end users and vendors to discuss shared issues, collaborate on projects of common interest and direct resources in support of the development community. The councils meet separately and jointly to accomplish their shared goals.

  • The Technical Advisory Board (TAB) provides the Linux kernel community a direct voice into the LF’s activities and fosters bi-directional interaction with application developers, end users, and Linux companies. Plans call for the Tab to evolve into a broader Developer Advisory Council in the future.


The Linux Foundation Programs:

  • The Linux Foundation hosts collaboration events among Linux technical community, application developers, industry, and end users to foster innovation and act as a catalyst in the development of the open source software ecosystem.
  • It manages a Linux hardware lending library and NDA program to enable better device support

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