March 16, 2020 – Open Source Software compliance and patent non-aggression is relevant to all companies in an industry supply chain (e.g., Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), as well as all suppliers). Be sure to read [ … ]
February 4, 2020 – Businesses that are part of supply chains need to embrace the norms of major companies in their ecosystem. As the norm for patent non-aggression in Open Source Software (OSS), the Open [ … ]
October 08, 2015 — One reason why Linux weathered patent attacks and trolls to become today’s dominant server and cloud operating system is because the Open Invention Network united its supporters into a strong patent consortium.
October 06, 2015 — Ten years ago this week, five public companies—IBM (IBM), Novell (now SUSE), Philips (PHG), Red Hat (RHT), and Sony (SNE)—banded together to launch a novel, pioneering, and seldom heralded project that [ … ]
September 08, 2015 — Open Source leaders discuss innovation, entrepreneurship and software patents. “Open Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Our Digital Culture” in Bangalore on August 13, 2015: major takeaways from the event are documented in this [ … ]
March 16, 2015 — Cloud collaboration platform provider Ribose has joined the Open Invention Network (OIN), an organization created to foster patent non-aggression for Linux producers and users. With over 1,300 members, OIN is the [ … ]
March 03, 2015 — Exclusive Microsoft has reserved the right to nail firms making Android devices running its Office suite for possible Windows patent infringements. The giant has decided against signing a licence with Open Invention Network [ … ]