Panasonic has announced that it will now be joining the Linux Foundation at the Gold Level, accompanying other companies such as AMD, Cisco, HP and Google to name a few on the Linux foundations second highest tier.
The Linux Foundation merged late last year with the Consumer Electronics Linux Forum (CELF), of which Panasonic was a founding company. CELF members then joined the Foundation at the Silver Tier, but Panasonic has now decide to increase its ocmmitment to the Linux Foundation now joining the higher up Gold Tier.
The Linux Foundation was first created back in 2007 and is a nonprofit consortium dedicated to fostering the growth of Linux which was first created back in 1991. The Linux Foundation promotes, protects and advances Linux by marshaling the resources of its members and the open source development community to ensure Linux remains free and technically advanced.Filed Under: Technology News