OW2 is an independent, global, open-source software community open to companies, public organizations, academia and individuals. The mission of OW2 is to promote the development of open-source software and to foster a vibrant community and business ecosystem.

Engineering Group is founding member of OW2, seats at the OW2 Board of Directors, chairs OW2 Technology Council and participates in many of the consortium lifecycle activities.


Eclipse Foundation is an open source community, whose projects are focused on building an open development platform, tools and runtimes for building, deploying and managing software across the whole lifecycle. It is a not-for-profit, member-supported corporation that hosts Eclipse projects and helps cultivate both an open source community and an ecosystem of complementary products and services.

Engineering Group is Eclipse associate member, participating in various initiatives and projects of the Foundation. 

The Open Source Initiative (OSI) is the steward of the Open Source Definition and the community-recognized body for reviewing and approving licenses as OSD-conformant.
It is also actively involved in Open Source community-building, education, and public advocacy to promote awareness and the importance of non-proprietary software.

Engineering Group is OSI corporate sponsor.

Engineering Group is also a Licensee of the Open Invention Network and, with a view to its support of standards widely adopted in open developments, it is a Supporter of the OSGi Alliance.