The Linux Foundation is dedicated to building sustainable ecosystems around open source projects to accelerate technology development and industry adoption.
Founded in 2000, The Linux Foundation provides unparalleled support for open source communities through financial and intellectual resources, infrastructure, services, events, and training. Working together, The Linux Foundation and its projects form the most ambitious and successful investment in the creation of shared technology.
The Linux Foundation hosts many of the most important open source projects in the world, including Linux. With more than 1,000 companies backing tens of thousands of active developers, our projects harness the power of open source development to fuel innovation at unmatched speed and scale.
The foundation is headquartered in San Francisco, California.