Open Invention Network

Since August 6th 2014 PrimeKey is a member of the Open Invention Network (OIN), a defensive patent pool and community of patent non-aggression.

The Open Invention Network is a shared defensive patent pool with the mission to enable Linux. Launched in 2005, OIN has strong industry support with backing from Google, IBM, NEC, Philips, Red Hat, Sony and SUSE (Novell).

Any company, project or developer that is working on Linux, GNU, Android or any other Linux-related software is welcome to join OIN, free of charge or royalties.

For more information on OIN see:


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