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The Open Information Security Foundation Joins Open Source Initiative as Affiliate Member
Affiliation highlights commitment to open source technologies and the communities that keep them thriving.
By: The Open Source Initiative
The OISF is led by world-class security experts, programmers, and others dedicated to open source security technologies. Their esteemed Board of Directors is elected by the global community and is comprised of members from organizations across the United States, Europe, and Asia.OISF engages directly with their member community though working groups, mailing lists, training events, and annual user conferences. Their mission of building community and innovative open source security technologies can be seen through all their efforts. For over eight years, the OISF's commitment to open source security technologies and the communities of practice that enable them has been unwavering.
"We are thrilled to join the OSI community and look forward to not only growing our community, but also in participating with the other affiliate organizations who share our passion for open source projects." Kelley Misata, Executive Director of OISF
The OSI Affiliate Member Program, available at no-cost, allows non-profit and not-for-profit organizations—
About The Open Information Security Foundation
The Open Information Security Foundation (OISF) is a non-profit foundation organized to build a next generation IDS/IPS engine. The OISF has formed a multi-national group of the leading software developers in the security industry. In addition to developers and a consortium consisting of leading cyber security companies, OISF has engaged the open source security community to identify current and future IDS/IPS needs and desires. For more information, visit: http://oisf.net/
About The Open Source Initiative
Founded in 1998, the Open Source Initiative (OSI) protects and promotes open source by providing a foundation for community success. It champions open source in society through education, infrastructure and collaboration. The OSI is a California public benefit corporation, with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status. For more information about the OSI, please visit: http://opensource.org