An open source project

Mender is an open source project, licensed under the Apache License Version 2.0 for the following reasons:

  1. To make our software available to any person or company whose problems it will solve, without any license or vendor lock-in constraints.
  2. To encourage a thriving community that is open and equal.
  3. To build a sustainable open source business for the long term.

We do offer subscription support for Mender so your team can submit support tickets to resolve any issues and have urgent bug fixes delivered. Mender also provides Professional Services in case your team needs assistance, for example integrating Mender onto your device.

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We encourage you to become a contributor to the project by creating pull requests against the Mender GitHub repositories.

How to contribute

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