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OpenPower Foundation

OpenPOWER Foundation to reveal innovations in Big Data

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

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Arun Prakash Jana

Open Source enthusiast and avid blogger. Loves programming, chess and classical music.