The Network Device Education Foundation, Inc. (NetDEF) is a not for profit 501(c)(3) Corporation formed in February of 2013.
The Mission of NetDEF is as follows:
- Technology awareness and education to the general public.
- Provide grants for advanced technology development to individuals as well as organizations both in the United States and around the world.
- Develop, test and support Open Source Software (OSS) including Quagga via the OpenSourceRouting project.
- Provide open and neutral testing of both hardware (Routers, Switches, etc) and software (vRouters, SDN Controllers, etc) via SDNTesting.com and RouterAnalysis.com
Board of Trustees:
The Board of Trustees of NetDEF is its governing body and is responsible for all affairs of the organization worldwide.
Current List of Trustees:
Steven Noble – President
Martin Winter – Treasurer
Alistair Woodman – Board Chair
Peter Clarke – Board Member
Laura Hendriksen – Board Member