APG joins the Open Source Software Institute

Linthicum, MD (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — September 4th, 2013 — APG Technologies, LLC has joined the Open Source Software Institute (OSSI) further strengthening its corporate vision for providing advanced information engineering solutions to the Intelligence Community and the Department of Defense. The membership was formalized in conjunction with the OSSI Sponsored NSA Industry Day held today at the Maritime Institute in Linthicum, MD.

“This represents an exciting strategic step for our firm and its especially noteworthy in light of numerous Open Source initiatives on-going within the DoD and Intelligence Communities. Joining forces with OSSI provides APG with collaborative access to secure, robust open source solutions,” said Eric Amberge, Chief Operating Officer, APG Technologies, LLC.

For more than a decade, OSSI has been sharing the vision of open source across government technology systems.OSSI is a membership-based, non-profit 501(c)(6) organization comprised of corporate, government, academic, and open source development community representatives. Focused on a common goal to promote of the use of Open Source Software (OSS) in government OSSI sponsors and members work closely with government agencies. For more information on OSSI see their website at: www.oss-institute.org