| Katherine Noyes
x IDG News Service |
Launched 10 years ago this fall, the OIN was formed by IBM, Novell, Philips, Red Hat and Sony to create a protected zone of patents around core Linux and open source software technologies — functionality that’s essential for global open source projects, platforms and companies such as OpenStack, Linux, Red Hat, SUSE, Android and Apache.
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# ! Let The #Software -and #else- #thrive.
# ! Patents aren’t doing their job of promoting invention…
# !so let’s #relax the issue.