While not exactly the explosive news that IBM buying Redhat was, companies and individuals who support one or both foundations have been reacting on their blogs. IBM, as a founding member of the JS Foundation, fully supports the merge.
The npm Blog writer is “psyched.” They write that the merge “removes an unnecessary barrier to innovation.”
Further goals in the announcement on the Linux Foundation site, which hosts both foundations, are:
- Enhanced operational excellence.
- Streamlined member engagement.