China News Service, Beijing, June 6 (Reporter Liu Yuying) The Open Atomic Open Source Foundation said on the 6th that it had accepted the code for the basic capabilities of smart terminal operating systems donated by Huawei in September 2020, and then open sourced it.
On the evening of the 2nd, Huawei released the Hongmeng operating system Harmony OS2.0, and released a number of new products equipped with HarmonyOS 2. Hundreds of devices including Huawei mobile phones and tablets will also start HarmonyOS 2 upgrades.
Earlier, it was reported that the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China would take over the Hongmeng operating system. In fact, it was Huawei who donated the relevant code of the Hongmeng operating system to the Open Atomic Open Source Foundation for full open source.
According to the naming rules, the Open Atom Open Source Foundation named the open source project OpenAtom OpenHarmony, or OpenHarmony for short.
On June 1, 2021, the foundation released the OpenHarmony 2.0 Canary version on the code hosting platform Gitee.
Huawei stated that it will continue to participate in the joint construction of the OpenHarmony open source project.
Interested and needy organizations and individuals around the world can participate in the project on an equal footing to achieve mutual consultation, co-construction, sharing, and win-win.
The Open Atom Open Source Foundation stated that the OpenHarmony open source project mainly follows commercial-friendly open source agreements such as Apache 2.0. All enterprises, institutions and individuals can use the OpenHarmony open source code and combine their own advantages to develop operating system releases and terminals in various fields. product.
In layman's terms, the open source project OpenHarmony is everyone's OpenHarmony.
The Open Atom Open Source Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the development of the global open source industry. It was jointly initiated by many leading technology companies such as Alibaba, Baidu, Huawei, Inspur, 360, Tencent, China Merchants Bank, and was registered and established in June 2020. , Is China's first foundation in the field of open source.