Bareos GmbH & Co. KG strengthens Commitment to Open Source Collaboration by Joining the Open Invention Network.
Bareos GmbH & Co. KG, a leading provider of open-source data backup and recovery solutions, proudly announces its membership in the Open Invention Network (OIN), underscoring the company’s dedication to fostering collaboration and innovation within the open-source community. The Open Invention Network is a shared defensive patent pool committed to protecting the open-source ecosystem. By joining this network, Bareos GmbH & Co. KG demonstrates its commitment to providing a secure and collaborative environment for developers, users, and partners.
Key benefits of Bareos GmbH & Co. KG joining the Open Invention Network include:
- Patent Non-Aggression: Bareos GmbH & Co. KG commits to refraining from initiating patent lawsuits against other OIN community members based on the Linux System.
- Strengthening Open Source Ecosystem: Collaboration within OIN further strengthens the open-source community, encouraging the growth of innovative technologies and ensuring a robust ecosystem for developers and users alike.
- Mitigating Legal Risks: Bareos GmbH & Co. KG aims to minimize legal risks and uncertainties associated with patent litigation, fostering an environment where contributors and users can focus on advancing technology without the threat of patent aggression.
Stephan Dühr, Managing Director of Bareos GmbH & Co. KG, expressed enthusiasm about the company’s decision to join the Open Invention Network: “At Bareos GmbH & Co. KG, we believe in the power of open source to drive innovation and progress. Joining the Open Invention Network aligns with our commitment to create a collaborative and secure environment for the open-source community. We look forward to contributing to and benefiting from this global network of like-minded organizations.”
Bareos GmbH & Co. KG invites the open-source community, developers, and partners to celebrate this milestone and looks forward to continued collaboration within the Open Invention Network.