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Table 3 External linkages between supporting entities

From: Support mechanisms provided by FLOSS foundations and other entities

  Supporting entities Identified linkage
1 ASF - Eclipse Eclipse is providing plugins to Apache projects.
[http://www.eclipse.org/subversive/]
[https://code.google.com/a/eclipselabs.org/p/eclipse­plugin­apache /]
2 ASF- Mozilla Linkage not identified
3 ASF - Twitter Twitter is sponsoring ASF financially.
[http://www.apache.org/foundation/thanks.html]
Twitter is also contributing in ASF projects through their committers.
[https://engineering.twitter.com/opensource/community]
4 ASF-JBOSS JBoss web server collaborated / integrated with Apache http server.
[http://www.jboss.org/products/webserver/overview/]
5 ASF - Debian The Debian is providing Apache’s packages to install Apache software under Debian operating system.
[https://wiki.debian.org/Apache]
6 Wikimedia -Debian The Debian provides packages for MediaWiki
[https://wiki.debian.org/MediaWiki]
7 Wikimedia - SMC Linkage not identified
8 Wikimedia -Openstack Wikimedia is using Openstack to build test and development infrastructure.
[http://readwrite.com/2011/01/03/how­the­wikimedia­foundation­i]
9 Wikimedia -Homebrew Linkage not identified
10 Wikimedia - KDE Linkage not identified
11 KDE - Debian KDE desktop environment softwares are tieup with Debian.
There is also KDEDebian maintenance team on KDE software’s successful installation on Debian environment.
[https://wiki.debian.org/KDE]
[http://pkg­kde.alioth.debian.org/]
12 KDE - VideoLan Linkage not identified
13 KDE - XBMC Linkage not identified
14 KDE - Gentoo Gentoo is providing Packages for KDE desktop applications.
[https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/KDE]
15 Mozilla -OWASP Mozilla is using OWASP security tools and addons for its firefox browser.
[https://addons.mozilla.org/En­us/firefox/collections/dennis_groves/owa/]
[https://blog.mozilla.org/security/2012/09/13/owasp-zap-the-firefox-of-web-security-tools/]
16 The Xfce Desktop - Mozilla The Xfce desktop provides addons for Mozilla Thunderbird application.
[https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/addon/xfce-adwaita/]
17 Mozilla - Debian Mozilla Debian team provides various versions of Mozilla related packages on Debian OS based systems.
[http://mozilla.debian.net/]
18 Saltstack - Mozilla Linkage not identified
19 Mozilla - Adobe Adobe provides plugins to Mozilla firefox browser
[https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/keep-flash-up-to-date-and-troubleshoot-problems]
20 Mozilla-OpenStack Mozilla has experimented the Openstack cloud infrastructure and services.
[https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=963165]
21 HomeBrew-Mozilla For installation of Mozilla addons on the OS X, the homebrew provides packages.
[https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Developer_guide/Build_Instructions/Mac_OS_X_Prerequisites]
22 Mozilla-LLVM project Mozilla uses the LLVM’s Clang compiler to compile the Firefox browser.
[https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Developer_guide/Build_Instructions/Building_Firefox_on_Windows_with_clang-cl]
23 Twitter-Mozilla Twitter provides addons for mozilla firefox browser
[https://addons.mozilla.org/En­us/firefox/addon/twitter­app/]
24 Twitter-HomeBrew Linkage not identified
25 Los Alamos – Debian The Los Alamos computer systems are preinstalled with Debian operating system.
[http://laclinux.com/en/About]
26 Los Alamos - VideoLAN Linkage not identified
27 Los Alamos - Gentoo Linkage not identified
28 Tarent Solutions – Debian The employee of the Tarent is a maintainer/contributor of Debian.
29 Tarent Solutions – Gentoo Linkage not identified
30 Tarent Solutions – Miros The founder of the Miros Project organization is also an employee at Tarent Solutions Gmbh. [https://www.mirbsd.org/wlog.htm]
He is the lead developer and manager of the FLOSS projects at these two organizations.
[https://www.openhub.net/orgs/MirOS]
[https://www.openhub.net/orgs/tarent]
Some of the commits to the Miros Project were sponsored by Tarent.
31 The Xfce Desktop - Debian The Xfce is one of the desktop options in the Debian desktop.
[https://wiki.debian.org/Xfce]
32 The Xfce Desktop - OS Geo Linkage not identified
33 Debian ­ OS Geo Debian provides packages to OS Geo applications.
[http://blends.debian.org/gis/tasks/osgeo­web­server]
34 The Miros Project - Debian Miros Project founder and manager is the maintainer at Debian project.
[https://wiki.debian.org/ThorstenGlaser]
35 Adobe - Black Berry Black Berry is host and distributing Adobe applications for its mobiles
[https://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/search/adobe/?lang=en &countrycode = SE]
36 German Neuroinformatics - Mozilla Linkage not identified
37 Yahoo - Openstack Yahoo has gold membership at Openstack foundation. Yahoo provides funding to Openstack.
[http://www.openstack.org/foundation/companies/]
Yahoo is also using Openstack cloud computing platform for its operations and services.
[https://www.infoworld.com/article/2623371/iaas/yahoo-s-open-source-iaas-could-up-the-ante-in-cloud-services.html]
38 Genivi – Debian The founder of Debian automotive is a key person at Genivi alliance.
[https://archive.fosdem.org/2013/interviews/2013-jeremiah-foster/]
39 Saltstack – ASF The Saltstack provides generic modules and functions to work with all implementations of Apache.
[https://github.com/saltstack-formulas/apache-formula]
40 Adobe – ASF Linkage not identified
41 Adobe – Homebrew Linkage not identified
42 Gentoo – Miros Linkage not identified
43 Softlayer - Openstack Softlayer uses Openstack infrastructure for its business services.
[https://www.computerworld.com/article/2923947/app-development/ibm-brings-openstack-to-its-softlayer-cloud.html]
44 Home Brew - KDE Home Brew is a package management software that easy installation of KDE’s application on OSX.
[https://github.com/KDE-mac/homebrew-kde]
45 The miros project - Home Brew Linkage not identified
46 Plaimi – Gentoo Linkage not identified
47 Sony Mobile - Openstack The Sony Mobile uses Openstack as its backend platform, which hosts software for connecting online gamers.
[https://www.networkworld.com/article/2186653/cloud-computing/sony-division-moves-some-services-from-aws-to-openstack.html]
48 Sony Mobile - Eclipse Linkage not identified
49 Sony Mobile - Logilab Linkage not identified
50 Argonne National Labs - HomeBrew Linkage not identified
51 Argonne National Labs - The LLVM Linkage not identified
52 CZ.NIC - Debian Linkage not identified
53 CZ.NIC - Homebrew Linkage not identified
54 The Grid - GNOME Linkage not identified