IBM is proud to be among the founders of the Eclipse Foundation and the OSGi Alliance, and to be jointly sponsoring their events. Beginning in 1999, IBM was among the founding members of the OSGi Alliance. In 2001, IBM was a founding member of the Eclipse consortium and the not-for-profit Eclipse Foundation in 2004. Today IBM continues as a Strategic Member of the Eclipse Foundation and the OSGi Alliance.
Eclipse open source projects and the OSGi specifications continue to be core to hundreds of IBM offerings including IBM Cloud, built on a foundation of open source technology and communities.