Yahoo! Joins Linux Foundation

“Search pioneer and premier digital media company powers its
business with Linux, supports ongoing development and

“Founded in 1994, Yahoo! is a major enterprise Linux user and
premier digital media company that today attracts more than half a
billion consumers a month in more than 30 languages. Yahoo! uses
the Linux operating system as an integral part of its technical and
developer infrastructure.

“By joining The Linux Foundation, the company can maximize its
investment in Linux while directly supporting the Linux community’s
developer and legal efforts.

“Yahoo! will contribute to The Linux
Foundation’s working groups and initiatives
focused on virtualization, cloud computing and legal topics, such
as open compliance. The company will also participate in Linux
Foundation events, including The Linux Foundation End User Summit
where it will interact with Linux kernel developers and other open
source software experts.”