The Open Group

Leading the development of open, vendor-neutral technology standards and certifications

The Open Group is a global consortium that enables the achievement of business objectives through technology standards. Our diverse membership of more than 800 organizations includes customers, systems and solutions suppliers, tool vendors, integrators, academics, and consultants across multiple industries.

 

VISION

Boundaryless Information Flow™ achieved through global interoperability in a secure, reliable, and timely manner.

MISSION

The mission of The Open Group is to drive the creation of Boundaryless Information Flow™ achieved by:

  • Working with customers to capture, understand, and address current and emerging requirements, establish policies, and share best practices
  • Working with suppliers, consortia, and standards bodies to develop consensus and facilitate interoperability, to evolve and integrate specifications and open source technologies
  • Offering a comprehensive set of services to enhance the operational efficiency of consortia
  • Developing and operating the industry’s premier certification service and encouraging procurement of certified products

Further information on The Open Group can be found at www.opengroup.org.

THE OPEN GROUP CONTACTS

Dennis Stevens

OSDU Program Director

Dave Lounsbury

Chief Digital Officer

Mike Hickey 

Membership Director

Steve Philp

Marketing

Steve Nunn

President and CEO

Susan Harper

Certifications

Judy Cerenzia

Director of Forum Operations

Loren Baynes

Media Relations