JUL 25, 2018 | GLOBAL
BSA | The Software Alliance Welcomes Two New Members
WASHINGTON – July 26, 2018 – BSA | The Software Alliance today announced the addition of two new global members – Cadence and PTC. PTC was previously a regional member with BSA.
“We’re excited to welcome Cadence and PTC,” said Victoria Espinel, President & CEO of BSA | The Software Alliance. “As artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, and cross-border data flows continue to benefit every industry in every economy around the world, governments should adopt responsible policies that allow emerging technologies to thrive. Cadence and PTC’s global expertise will help us shape these discussions and contribute to the success of the digital economy.”
- Cadence develops software, hardware, and IP for electronic systems and semiconductor companies that develop products—from chips, to boards to systems— in mobile, consumer, cloud datacenter, automotive, aerospace, IoT, industrial and other market segments. Founded in 1988, Cadence is headquartered in San Jose, CA with 50 offices around the world. Jim Cowie, Cadence’s Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, will join BSA’s Board of Directors.
- PTC provides computer-aided design software (CAD), product lifecycle management software (PLM), Internet of Things, and augmented reality platforms and solutions to help companies design, manufacture, operate, and provide service to their customers. PTC was founded in 1985, is headquartered outside of Boston, MA, has offices in over 30 countries, and serves approximately 28,000 customers with their digital transformation efforts.
Learn more about BSA’s 2018 policy priorities here.
BSA |“软件联盟”(www.bsa.org) 是全球软件行业的主要倡导者，旨在代表该行业，向政府和国际市场发声。其成员包括全球最具创新力的公司，这些公司制定的软件解决方案，不但能够刺激经济，还能提升现代生活的品质。
BSA 的总部位于华盛顿特区，其营运机构遍布 30 多个国家。BSA 凭借这些机构，率先涉足合规项目，以期促进使用合法软件、倡导制定公共政策，并以此培养技术创新能力，以及推动发展数字经济。