October 26, 2018 in In The News

ETCentric: ASWF Debuts Open Source Project and Adds New Members

The Academy Software Foundation (ASWF), a neutral forum to develop and collaborate on open source software for images, VFX, animation and sound, debuted its first hosted project, DreamWorks Animation’s OpenVDB,…
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October 25, 2018 in In The News

Irish Tech News: ACADEMY SOFTWARE FOUNDATION AT THE LINUX FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES NEW MEMBERS

The Academy Software Foundation (ASWF), a neutral forum for open source software development in the motion picture and media industries hosted at the Linux Foundation, announced that Sony Pictures Entertainment/Sony…
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October 25, 2018 in In The News

AIThority: Sony Pictures Entertainment/Sony Pictures Imageworks and Warner Bros. Join Academy Software Foundation at the Linux Foundation

The Academy Software Foundation (ASWF), a neutral forum for open source software development in the motion picture and media industries hosted at the Linux Foundation, today announced that Sony Pictures…
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October 24, 2018 in In The News

3DVF: Sony Pictures, Warner Bros. and Blender Join Academy Software Foundation

At SIGGRAPH 2018, this summer, Academy of Motion Pictures and the Linux Foundation announced a partnership. Both entities launched the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF), an organization that aims to support…
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October 24, 2018 in In The News

Clubic: Hollywood studios come together to develop open source technologies

Studios Sony Pictures and Warner Bros. announced that they have joined the Academy Software Foundation (ASF), a consortium led by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, which manages…
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October 24, 2018 in In The News

Bae Negocios: Hollywood Studios Unite to Create Open Source Software and Lower FX Expenses

The majority of massive audiovisual entertainment depends on the creation of synthetic or virtual images. In August, the Academy of Arts and Sciences of Hollywood and the Linux Foundation (the…
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October 24, 2018 in In The News

Digital Media World: Academy Software Foundation Welcomes New Members, Adopts OpenVDB Project

Sony Pictures Entertainment/Sony Pictures Imageworks, Warner Bros., Blender Foundation and Visual Effects Society (VES) have joined as members of the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF,) a neutral forum for open source…
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October 24, 2018 in In The News

TFIR: DreamWorks Donates Project to the Academy Software Foundation

DreamWorks Animation has submitted the first open source project to the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF). OpenVDB, open source software developed and maintained by DreamWorks Animation, has become the Foundation’s first…
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October 24, 2018 in In The News

Yahoo: Les studios hollywoodiens se regroupent pour développer des technologies open-source

Sony et Warner Bros ont rejoint une association permettant de mettre en commun des logiciels open-source destinées à l'animation et aux effets visuels. Les studios Sony Pictures et Warner Bros…
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October 23, 2018 in In The News

Variety: Open Source: Sony Pictures, Warner Bros. Join Academy Software Foundation

Hollywood’s premier open source group is getting bigger: Sony Pictures Entertainment/Sony Pictures Imageworks, Warner Bros., the Blender Foundation and the Visual Effects Society (VES) are all joining the Academy Software…
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October 23, 2018 in In The News

Engadget: Sony Pictures and Warner Bros. join Hollywood’s open-source tech forum

Just months after its launch, Hollywood's first forum for open-source technology tools is adding more big names to its lineup -- along with its first software project. Sony Pictures Entertainment…
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October 23, 2018 in In The News

IT News Online: Sony Pictures Entertainment/Sony Pictures Imageworks and Warner Bros. Join Academy Software Foundation at the Linux Foundation

DreamWorks Animation's OpenVDB Adopted as the Foundation's First Project; Blender Foundation and Visual Effects Society Join as Associate Members. Read more at IT News Online.
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August 14, 2018 in In The News

CIODive: Hollywood rolls out red carpet for open source developers

The launch of the ASWF is almost like creating a GitHub for the developers behind motion pictures, but open source is nothing new to the film industry. It dates back about 20 years,…
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August 14, 2018 in In The News

ITWeb: Open Source cleaning up at the Oscars Open Source cleaning up at the Oscars

Over the last 25 years, software, and particularly open source software (OSS), has played an increasingly important role in the most successful movies of our time. Now this contribution is…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

L’Usine Digitale: L’industrie américaine du cinéma structure ses efforts dans l’open source avec la fondation Linux

L'académie américaine des arts et sciences du cinéma (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, ou AMPAS) et la Fondation Linux ont annoncé le 10 août la création d'une entité…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

ZDNet FR: L’académie des oscars déroule le tapis rouge à l’open source

Oscars et Open source sont deux notions que l’on croise rarement dans la même phrase. Mais l’académie américaine des arts et sciences du cinéma a pourtant annoncé la création d’un…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

3D Ring: Academy Software Foundation – Forum für Open Sorce Software in der Medienbranche

Die Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences und die Linux Foundation haben die Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) gegründet. Die ASWF ist eine neue Organisation mit dem Ziel, ein neutrales…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

TICbeat: La Linux Foundation une fuerzas con Hollywood

La Academia de las Artes y las Ciencias Cinematográficas de EE.UU se ha asociado con la Fundación Linux para lanzar la ASWF (“Academy Software Foundation”) , una iniciativa enfocada en…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

Pro Linux: Academy Software Foundation gestartet

Die »Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences«, oft verkürzt als »the Academy« bezeichnet, ist eine Vereinigung von rund 6.000 Filmschaffenden mit dem erklärten Ziel, die Künste und Wissenschaften in…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

Linux Magazine: Linux in Hollywood: Academy Software Foundation gegründet

Die Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, bekannt durch die jährliche Oskar-Verleihung, hat mit Unterstützung der Linux Foundation die Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) gegründet. Das Kollaborationsprojekt soll der Filmindustrie…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

OMG!Ubuntu!: Hollywood Casts Open Source Software in Starring Role

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences — best known for ‘The Oscars’ award ceremony — has teamed up with the Linux Foundation to launch the Academy Software Foundation…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

Silicon: Nace la Academy Software Foundation para impulsar el software de código abierto en la industria cinematográfica

Quiere convertirse en hogar para los desarrolladores de software del cine y otras industrias vinculadas que trabajan con código abierto. La Academia de las Artes y las Ciencias Cinematográficas estadounidense…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

RapidTVNews: The Academy launches open-source foundation for media developers

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation have launched the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) to provide a neutral forum for open source software developers in…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

bizEDGE: Foundation for open media software development launched

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation today launched the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) to provide a neutral forum for open source software developers in…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

Linux Journal: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation Launched the Academy Software Foundation

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation launched the Academy Software Foundation late last week. The ASF's mission is to "increase the quality and quantity of contributions…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

Neowin: Academy Software Foundation established to enhance open source in media industries

The Linux Foundation, along with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, has launched the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) which will act as a forum for open source software developers that…
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August 13, 2018 in In The News

Heise Online: Academy Software Foundation: Hollywood setzt auf Open Source

Die Oscar-Organisation und die Linux Foundation wollen über eine eigene Stiftung den Einsatz von freier Software in der Filmwirtschaft stärken. Die Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) und…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

MuyLinux: Linux y Open Source se oficializan en Hollywood con la Academy Software Foundation

The Linux Foundation suma un nuevo proyecto a su portafolio y lo hace en colaboración directa nada menos que con la Academia de las Artes y las Ciencias Cinematográficas de…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

ETCentric: AMPAS, Linux Foundation Team Up for Open Source Software

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation announced this morning the launch of the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) to create an environment for developers to…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

CGPress: Academy Software Foundation launches as a neutral forum for open source software in the media industry

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation has launched the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF), a new organisation created with the aim to provide “a neutral…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

TFIR: Hollywood Turns To The Linux Foundation For Open Source

The Linux Foundation has joined hands with some of the biggest names of Hollywood to launch Academy Software Foundation (ASWF), a new foundation for open source software developers in the…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

Animation Magazine: Academy and Linux Launch Software Foundation

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation have launched the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) to provide a neutral forum for open source software developers in the film and broader media industries…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

StudioDaily: AMPAS Teams with The Linux Foundation on Open-Source Software Initiative

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) and The Linux Foundation have formed the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF), a new organization dedicated to sharing and collaborating on open-source…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

Hollywood Reporter: AMPAS Launches Academy Software Foundation For VFX, Animation Development

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has teamed up with The Linux Foundation to start an Academy Software Foundation, aimed at providing a forum for open source software…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

FXGuide: Open Source Academy Software Foundation

For the first time in history, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation have partnered together to launch the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF). We sat…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

Computer Graphics World: Academy Software Foundation Hopes To Improve Open Source Software Development

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation have launched the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF). It’s goal is to provide a neutral forum for open source…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

IndieWire: New Academy Software Foundation Seeks Major Tech Advances

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and the Linux Foundation have launched the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF), a new nonprofit organization devoted to tech advancement in image creation,…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

Engadget: The Academy teams up with the Linux Foundation for open source tech

The Academy for Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), best known for running the Oscars, is diving into the technology world in a surprisingly new way. Together with the Linux…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

TechCrunch: Hollywood gets its own open source foundation

Open source is everywhere now, so maybe it’s no surprise that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (yes, the organization behind the Oscars) today announced that it has…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

Academy Software Foundation will let filmmakers use open source creative software

The movies are going open source. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundationtoday launched the Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) to provide a neutral forum for open source software developers in…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News, Latest

Variety: Hollywood Goes Open Source: Academy Teams Up With Linux Foundation to Launch Academy Software Foundation

Hollywood now has its very own open source organization: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has teamed up with the Linux Foundation to launch the Academy Software Foundation, which is dedicated…
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August 10, 2018 in In The News

Deadline: Movie Academy Launches Open-Source Software Hub

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Linux Foundation have launched the Academy Software Foundation, a forum for open source software developers in the motion picture and…
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