Software in the Public Interest
|Founded||June 16, 1997|
|Michael Schultheiss (President)|
Stephen Frost (Vice President)
Software in the Public Interest, Inc. (SPI) is a US 501(c)(3) non-profit organization domiciled in New York State formed to help other organizations create and distribute free open-source software and open-source hardware. Anyone is eligible to apply for membership, and contributing membership is available to those who participate in the free software community.
The 38 currently associated projects of SPI are:
- 0 A.D.
- Adélie Linux
- Arch Linux
- Arch Linux 32
- GNU TeXmacs
- Open Bioinformatics Foundation
- Open MPI
- Open Voting Foundation
- Swathanthra Malayalam Computing
- The Mana World
Board of directors
Its current board is composed of:
- President: Michael Schultheiss
- Vice-President: Stephen Frost
- Secretary: Tim Potter
- Treasurer: Martin Zobel-Helas
- Board of Directors:
- Joseph Conway
- Forrest Fleming
- Milan Kupcevic
- Chris Lamb
- Héctor Orón Martínez
Other free software umbrella organizations:
- "SOFTWARE IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST INC - Full text of "Full Filing" for fiscal year ending Dec. 2019". Nonprofit Explorer. ProPublica. 9 May 2013. Retrieved May 2, 2021.
- "A Brief History of Debian". Debian Project. 2012-08-10. Retrieved 2012-09-27.
- "Board elections/2007/en". Wikimedia. 2013-04-27. Retrieved 2013-09-30.
- "Board elections/2011/en". Wikimedia. July 2, 2012. Retrieved September 30, 2013.
- "SPI Associated Projects". Spi-inc.org. July 15, 2021. Retrieved September 17, 2021.
- "SPI Board". Retrieved 2019-08-04.