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An open company is defined, for the purposes of this list, as a for-profit organization whose core practices are guided by principles of openness, transparency and interoperability. This philosophy can be summarized by the maxim:
Share as much as possible, charge as little as possible.
In practice, this often means:
The following pages provide a more detailed overview of this concept:
(in alphabetical order, with optional announcement blog posts)
Company | Openness Pledge | Open Product | Open Standards | Statement | Open Channel | Open Finance ------------ | ------------- | ------------- | ------------- | ------------- | ------------- | ------------- Aleph Objects | link | N/A | | | | Arduino LLC | Arduino - Introduction | :octocat:Arduino | | | | Atlassian | Company values | Atlassian | N/A | | | | Balsamiq | Company | Balsamiq | N/A | | | | Bevry | Bevry | DocPad | | | | Buffer | Buffer's transparency dashboard: Public salaries, equity and more | :octocat:Misc | |Why we have a core value of transparency at our startup| | Revenue CodeCombat | CodeCombat - Learn how to code by playing a game | :octocat:CodeCombat | |Why you should open-source your startup| | Couchbase | Open Source Projects | :octocat:All Products | | | | Dangerous Prototypes | About - DP | Projects | | | | Dreamwidth | About Dreamwidth Studios | :octocat:Dreamwidth | | | | GitLab | About Us | GitLab | GitLab | | | | Gratipay | Welcome to Gratipay | :octocat:All Products | |The first open company| | Finance Growstuff | (archive) Values - Growstuff Wiki | :octocat:Growstuff | |Why Growstuff is open source| | MapBox | Open Source - MapBox | :octocat:Misc | | | | Neocities | (archive) Neocities - stats | :octocat:Neocities.org | |The first Neocities Open Company report| | The Open Company | The Open Company | N/A | | | | OpenCraft | OpenCraft | Open edX Development & Hosting Services | N/A | | | | Red Hat | Red Hat Jobs - Our culture | Misc | | | | Sentry | About Sentry | Sentry | | Driven by Open Source | | | Tessel | Open Source - Tessel | :octocat:Tessel | | | | Transloadit | Open Source | :octocat:Uppy | tus | Jobs & Culture | | wemake.services | wemake-services/meta § Purpose | :octocat:wemake.services | | | |
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