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IndustrySoftware Consulting
FoundedSeptember 2001; 18 years ago (2001-09)
HeadquartersBugallal Marchesi, 22, 1º A Coruña - Spain
Number of locations
Area served
ProductsWebKitGTK+, Grilo, LibrePlan
ServicesOpen source consultancy and engineering
Number of employees
< 100[1]
Staff at the auditorium on Gran Canaria Desktop Summit in July 2009

Igalia is a private company, based in Spain, known for their contributions to the GNOME project, their work in the Maemo[2] and MeeGo platforms, and the WebKitGTK+ project.

Igalia is a member of the Linux Foundation,[3] it also used to be a member of the GNOME Foundation Advisory Board[4] and a founder of the GNOME Mobile & Embedded Initiative.[5]

Projects maintained by Igalia[edit]

  • Grilo a framework for the access to multimedia sources, like YouTube, Flickr, Jamendo, and others.[6]
  • WebKit WPE, a lightweight port of the WebKit engine.
  • WebKitGTK+, the GTK+/GNOME port of the WebKit web rendering engine.
  • Web (previously Epiphany), the GNOME web browser.
  • LibrePlan, a project management web application.
  • OCRFeeder, an OCR suite for GNOME.
  • Skeltrack, the Free Software library for skeleton tracking from depth images.[7]


  1. ^ "Igalia 24/7". Igalia. Retrieved 2019-09-04.
  2. ^ "Maemo professionals - maemo.org wiki". wiki.maemo.org. 2011-01-19. Retrieved 2011-06-04.
  3. ^ "Igalia Joins Linux Foundation". The Linux Foundation. Retrieved 2011-06-04.
  4. ^ "Free software engineering company Igalia announces today that it has joined GNOME Foundation's advisory board". GNOME. 2007-06-14. Retrieved 2011-06-04.
  5. ^ "The GNOME Foundation and Industry Leaders Join to Create GNOME Mobile & Embedded Initiative". GNOME. 2007-04-19. Retrieved 2011-06-04.
  6. ^ "Grilo - GNOME Wiki". GNOME. Retrieved 2011-06-04.
  7. ^ "Igalia releases open source Kinect skeleton tracking library". arstechnica.com. 2012-03-22. Retrieved 2013-03-21.

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