TIZEN ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES 37 NEW PARTNER PROGRAM MEMBERS
Growing Tizen Developer Ecosystem Participating at Tizen Developer Conference June 2-4
San Francisco, CA – May 29, 2014 – Today the Tizen Association announced 37 new partners who are now adding their voice and expertise to the development of the Tizen Operating System (OS). Since its launch in November 2013, the Tizen Partner Program, now with 88 partners, has more than doubled in size. Many of its newest members, including Fleksy and Left Lane Network Inc., will be demoing and participating at the Tizen Developer Conference in San Francisco June 2-4, 2014.
The five-track, 60-session event will cover a wide array of topics including developing on Tizen for wearables, the Internet of Things, consumer electronics, automotive, and general app and platform development. Several sessions will be led by members of the Tizen Association partner companies, ensuring that the content of the show highlights the latest from developers who are working to advance and grow the Tizen ecosystem.
“The Tizen Association continues to attract interest and support from some of the most innovative players in the connected device ecosystem,” said Ryoichi Sugimura, a Tizen Association Board Member from NTT DOCOMO. “Especially on the app developer side, the enthusiasm we’re seeing from companies that want to help build and shape the Tizen OS and contribute to its success is extremely encouraging.”
The 37 new members, alphabetically, are:
Companies interested in joining the Tizen Association Partner Program can visit www.tizenassociation.org. New partners are approved on a rolling basis and the Association welcomes all applications.
Tizen is an open source project managed by the Linux Foundation. The goal of the project is to build and support a cross-architecture, open source software platform that spans across multiple device segments, including smartphone, tablet, Smart TV, appliances, netbook and in-vehicle infotainment systems. The Tizen Association is an industry consortium of operators, device manufacturers and their suppliers, independent software developers and mobile application developers. For more information on the Tizen Project, please visit www.tizen.org. For more information on the Tizen Association, please visit www.tizenassociation.org.
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