To support its mission, Canonical became the inaugural entrant in our community as an Associate Memberin 2010. Associate OIN Members come from Linux-related companies, including pioneers which are advancing Linux’s migration into emerging growth markets. Associate Members make a commitment to the Linux Community by virtue of their commitments to and membership in OIN and help to ensure patent issues do not impair Linux’s growth.These members also have the ability to influence the direction of our acquisitions and heighten our awareness of critical applications, which are the roadmaps for mobile Linux and Linux desktop.
Canonical developed Ubuntu, an open source software platform which runs everything from the Internet of Things (IoT) to the cloud. The solution is certified for use on public and private devices, PCs, servers and cloud infrastructure.