The OpenPOWER Foundation is going to reveal new innovations around Big Data technology in the next Open Innovation Summit on April 23, 2014. The OpenPOWER Foundation is a collaboration of technology companies on Power Architecture products initiated by IBM. It is building an ecosystem around IBM POWER hardware and software and making it available for open development for the first time. Canonical has also added support for PowerSystems in the recently released Ubuntu Linux 14.04.
Details of the Open Innovation Summit:
Venue : San Francisco
Time : 1:00 pm ET/10:00 am PT
Date : Wednesday, April 23, 2014
For those who cannot make it to the event in person but are interested in learning first-hand about this new technology and business model, join the live broadcast on
The tweeter hashtags to use and follow for live coverage and conversation related to this announcement are #openpower and #ibmpowersystems.