JUN 10, 2021 | GLOBAL
BSA | The Software Alliance Welcomes Three New Members
WASHINGTON, BRUSSELS – June 10, 2021 – BSA | The Software Alliance is pleased to welcome three new members at the global and regional levels. Zoom Video Communications, Inc. has joined BSA as a global member, and BlackBerry and Dropbox have joined as regional members in Europe. Aparna Bawa, Chief Operating Officer at Zoom, will join BSA’s Board of Directors.
“The COVID-19 pandemic has clearly demonstrated the power of software to connect, secure, and transform our work. I’m thrilled to welcome BlackBerry, Dropbox, and Zoom—leaders in digital transformation, cybersecurity, and video communications—to BSA,” said Victoria Espinel, President and CEO of BSA | The Software Alliance. “The accelerating pace of digital transformation in every industry means it’s more important than ever to build trust through responsible, risk-based approaches to cybersecurity, ensure that consumers around the world have strong privacy protections, and work towards forward-looking digital trade policies that foster innovation. Working with these three great companies will be an incredible asset as BSA continues to grow and expand our advocacy on key issues for the software industry.”
- BlackBerry provides intelligent security software and services to enterprises and governments around the world. It secures more than 500 million endpoints including 175 million cars on the road today. BlackBerry leverages AI and machine learning to deliver innovative solutions in areas of cybersecurity, safety, and data privacy, and is a leader in endpoint security management, encryption, and embedded systems. BlackBerry is based in Canada, with offices in the US, Europe, the UK, and Asia.
- Dropbox is the one place to keep life organized and keep work moving. With more than 700 million registered users across 180 countries, Dropbox is on a mission to design a more enlightened way of working. Dropbox is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.
- Zoom Video Communications helps people and businesses stay connected so they can get more done together. From meetings, chat, phone, and webinars to conference room systems and online events, Zoom’s secure, reliable video platform powers all of your communication needs. Founded in 2011, Zoom is publicly traded (NASDAQ:ZM) and headquartered in San Jose, California.
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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.