JAN 28, 2018 | GLOBAL
BSA | The Software Alliance Welcomes Three New Members
WASHINGTON — January 30, 2018 — BSA | The Software Alliance today announced the addition of three new members – Box, Informatica, and Okta. As BSA members, these companies will contribute their expertise to today’s dynamic global policy discussions, helping policymakers and the general public harness the opportunities that the software industry creates.
“We’re pleased to welcome these highly innovative companies to BSA,” said Victoria Espinel, President and CEO of BSA | The Software Alliance. “Every sector of the economy relies on software to succeed. Box, Informatica, and Okta will join BSA’s advocacy efforts before governments around the world to develop policies that encourage innovation and economic growth.”
- Box is a leader in cloud content management, empowering enterprises to revolutionize how they work by securely connecting their people, information and applications. Founded in 2005, Box today powers 80,000 businesses globally, including AstraZeneca, General Electric, P&G, and The GAP. Box is headquartered in Redwood City, CA, with offices across the United States, Europe and Asia. Peter McGoff, Box’s SVP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, will join BSA’s Board of Directors.
- Informatica is the only Enterprise Cloud Data Management leader that accelerates data-driven digital transformation. Informatica enables companies to unleash the power of data to fuel innovation, become more agile, and realize new growth opportunities, resulting in intelligent market disruptions. Founded in 1993, Informatica is headquartered in Redwood City, CA and has offices throughout the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Africa. Informatica has more than 7,000 customers worldwide. Brad Lewis, Informatica’s SVP & Chief Legal Officer, will join BSA’s Board of Directors.
- Okta is the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise. The Okta Identity Cloud connects and protects employees of many of the world's largest enterprises. It also securely connects enterprises to their partners, suppliers and customers. Thousands of customers trust Okta to work faster, boost revenue and stay secure. Founded in 2009, Okta is based in San Francisco with offices in Bellevue, WA; Toronto, London, Amsterdam; Sydney; San Jose, CA; and Washington, DC. Okta helps customers fulfill their missions faster by making it safe and easy to use the technologies they need to do their most significant work. Jon Runyan, Okta’s General Counsel, will join BSA’s Board of Directors.
Learn more about BSA’s 2018 policy priorities here.
소프트웨어 연합(BSA | The Software Alliance, 이하 BSA)(www.bsa.org)은 각국 정부를 대상으로 세계 시장에서 전 세계 소프트웨어 업계를 대변하고 옹호하는 선도적 연합체입니다. 세계의 가장 혁신적 기업들이 회원사로 참여하며 경제에 활기를 불어 넣고 현대의 생활을 향상시키는 소프트웨어 솔루션을 만들어 내고 있습니다.
워싱턴 DC에 본부를 두고, 30개국이 넘는 국가들에서 운영되는 BSA는, 합법적 소프트웨어 사용을 증진시키고 기술 혁신을 촉진하며 디지털 경제의 성장을 추진하는 공공 정책을 지지하는 준법 프로그램들을 선도합니다.