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Open Source Foundation

The prpl Foundation is an open-source, community-driven, collaborative, non-profit foundation that strives to enable the security and interoperability of embedded devices.

The prpl Foundation builds collaborative contributions from the best minds in security, chip and stack design, carrier and mobile communications design, enterprise and storage systems, consumer applications, and much more.

prpl Foundation Working Groups

A collaborative effort to build the software framework to get from chips to data.

prplMesh

prplMesh

prplMesh is an open-source, carrier-grade implementation of the WiFi Alliance’s Multi-AP specification.

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prplOS (formerly prplWRT)

prplOS (formerly prplWRT)

Enabling carrier-grade features to complement OpenWrt

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prplSecurity

prplSecurity

Providing the guidance, APIs and framework for end-to-end trust.

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prpl Foundation Members

The prpl Foundation is backed by leading companies in all of these domains. Thank you for helping us making the open source world more secure and reliable.

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prpl Foundation News

QA Cafe and prpl Foundation join forces to expand automated self-testing for prplWare broadband gateways and Wi-Fi routers

Dover, N.H., USA – A new partnership between QA Cafe and prpl Foundation will expand the performance and security for broadband Wi-Fi routers and gateways with enhanced automated testing. QA Cafe’s CDRouter test solution for broadband, enterprise edge and Wi-Fi gateways provides repeatable, automated testing of prplWare open-source CPE software that can be easily replicated […]

ByShelly Coen

December 7, 2021

prpl Foundation previews its prplWare CPE Software at BBWF in Amsterdam, October 13th and 14th, 2021

SANTA CLARA, Calif., October 13, 2021 – The prpl Foundation, an organization dedicated to carrier-grade CPE software in open-source, will give the first ever public preview of its prplWare Broadband CPE stack at Broadband World Forum (BBWF), October 13th-14th 2021. The demo will show a real Home Gateway running prplWare with carrier-grade remote Management features […]

ByShelly Coen

October 13, 2021

prpl Foundation releases prplMesh R2 open-source software to enhance whole-home Wi-Fi coverage

SANTA CLARA, Calif., 8 September, 2021 — prpl Foundation, a community-driven consortium, dedicated to the harmonization of open-source network architecture, has announced the release of its prplMesh 2.0 software stack, eligible for Wi-Fi Alliance (WFA) EasyMesh Release 2 certification, for both Agent and Controller roles. The mission of the prplMesh project is to create a […]

ByShelly Coen

September 8, 2021