The Open Group is a global consortium that enables the achievement of business objectives through IT standards. With more than 450 member organizations, we have a diverse membership that spans all sectors of the IT community — customers, systems and solutions suppliers, tool vendors, integrators and consultants, as well as academics and researchers to:
Boundaryless Information Flow™ achieved through global interoperability in a secure, reliable and timely manner
The mission of The Open Group is to drive the creation of Boundaryless Information Flow™ achieved by:
The Open Group has developed a range of highly effective services available to members:
Become a member of The Open Group, and take an active role leading the development of IT standards and certifications. Join us today!
Our Members participate in The Open Group through highly influential Forums and Work Groups that address a comprehensive range of technical, business, legal and regulatory issues. Each Open Group Forum and Work Group focuses on a specific area, and provides an objective and legal environment where members collaborate on developing standards, certifications and best practices in their areas of interest and expertise.
This participation gives members of The Open Group early access to the latest information on IT standards and industry developments, and provides valuable insights that inform their organization’s direction and strategy. Members of The Open Group also take advantage of the opportunity to: