Japan OSS promotion Forum

Mission

>>Japanese

Open Source Software such as Linux has been developing on introduction to information systems and application in embedded systems at enterprises and universities. However it is indicated that OSS still has some technical and system problems.

 

The Japan OSS Promotion Forum applies new software paradigms of OSS onto industries to increase competitiveness with cooperation on community. These activities aim to realize 'prevention of monopoly and expanding choices', 'promotion of technology innovation', 'human resource development'.

 

>>North Asia OSS Promotion Forum

 

Organization

With participation from vendors, users, and academic experts of information systems in Japan, an effort is underway to solve problems in utilizing OSS by freely discussing these problems.

The Japan OSS Promotion Forum is consist of Committees; Cloud Computing Committee, Big Data Committee, and Application Committee, and International relationship WGs;technology development and assessment WG, study on standardization and certification WG, and Application promotion WG. Each Committee researches and endeavors to promote OSS in each field.

 

Structure of JOPF

日本OSS推進フォーラム 体制図

 

(April 13,2016)

 

Chairperson of the board

 

Masatoshi Yoshida

Fujitsu Ltd. 

    

Vice-Chairperson of the board

 

Chieko Takahashi

NEC Corp.

Yukio Yoshida

HITACHI SOLUTIONS LTD.

   

Board Members

 

Kazuhiro Oki

NEC Corp.

Masanori Katase

Tokyo GAS Co. Ltd.

Hajime Kurosaka

SIOS technology Inc.

         

Koutaro Noyama

Fujitsu Ltd.

         

Hisashi Hashimoto

Hitachi Ltd.

         

 

commitee

Project Manager of Cloud Computing Committee

Chieko Takahashi (NEC Corp.)

Project Manager of Big Data Committee

Yukio Yoshida (HITACHI SOLUTIONS LTD.)

Project Manager of Application Committee

Masatoshi Yoshida (FUJITSU, Ltd.)

International relationship WGs

 

Project Manager of Technical WG

Tomomi Suzuki (Hitachi Ltd.)

Project Manager of Standard and certification WG

Koutaro Noyama (Fujitsu Ltd.)

Project Manager of business promotion WG

Kazuhiro Oki (NEC Corp.)

 

The Japan OSS Promotion Forum joins Northeast Asia OSS promotion forum with the China OSS Promotion Union and the Korea OSS Promotion Forum. It strengthen a relationship with ASEAN contries and expand its international activites in future.

*To Contact the Japan OSS Promotion Forum

Secretariat:
OSS Promotion Forum Secretariat in PANTEL INTERNATIONAL CO., LTD

For inquery.

   

Secreatary address:

Kunihisa Building 8F B 1-2-8 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku
Tokyo 160-0022 Japan
Japan OSS Promotion Forum Secretariat