Fourdan has been working for Red Hat since 2007, interrupted by 2 years at Intel during 2013 and 2014. As of 2017, he is active in the adoption of Wayland, working on many different components, amongst them GTK+, Mutter, GNOME Control Center, XWayland, and Mesa.
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- La historia de Linux: nacimiento, crecimiento y madurez de un pingüino, malavida, 2015-08-28.
- Then, Ewdison (6 February 2009). "Xfce creator talks Linux, Moblin, netbooks and open-source". SlashGear. Retrieved 9 November 2014.
- Oliver Fourdan currently open on Gnome bug tracker, accessed 2017-01-28.
- Oliver Fourdan submitted patches at Gnome Bugtracker, accessed 2017-01-28.
- Patches from Olivier Fourdan on Freedekstop.org, accessed: 2017-01-28.