Certified by the IEEE and The Open Group is a voluntary
program jointly administered by the IEEE and The
Open Group, open to any product meeting the conformance requirements.
The program is now open for certification of products meeting
the 2003 Edition of of IEEE
1003.1-2001, "Standard for Information
Technology--Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)"
which incorporates the IEEE
1003.1 Corrigendum, and Profiles PSE52 and PSE54 of IEEE 1003.13-2003,
"IEEE Standard for Information Technology-Standardization
Application Environment Profile-POSIX Realtime and Embedded Application
Support (AEP)." To register a product visit http://get.posixcertified.ieee.org
The key benefits
of the program are:
Suppliers are able to substantiate claims of conformance to POSIX,
defined test suites.
Buyers are able to gain assurance that products they specify and
meet the standard and are warranted by the vendor to do so.
complements certifications for other products that draw on the
POSIX standard, such as those for LSB, the COE Platform
and the UNIX® system.