The open source movement continues and arrives at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Standards Association. In case you are not familiar with IEEE, it is the world’s largest professional association advancing technology for humanity with more than 423 000 members in 160 countries. In the words of Joshua Gay from IEEE that is a “dramatic change” for such a big and traditional organization such as IEEE and a wonderful opportunity having such a large and global charity entering into the open source space. If you are interested in more details, have a look at Joshua Gay’s presentation at the LinuxFest Northwest conference: