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Press/Analyst Contact:

For information regarding UEFI Forum public relations activities, or if you are an industry journalist or analyst in need of more information, please contact the UEFI Forum’s public relations firm, Nereus, or contact Christine Antles by email at press@uefi.org.  

UEFI Press Releases

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
The Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) Forum, a non-profit industry standards body that creates specifications to enable the evolution of platform technologies, today announced it is assuming stewardship of the Advanced Configuration Power Interface (ACPI) specification.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
The Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) Forum today announced the addition of new member companies Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., Novell, Inc. and The Linux Foundation. These new member companies bring the membership to 250, demonstrating continued and increasing adoption and acceptance of the Forum and its standards.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
The Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) Forum, a world-class, nonprofit industry standards body of leading technology companies that promotes firmware innovation by creating specifications to enable the continual evolution of platform technologies, today announced the expansion of UEFI technology into a variety of non-traditional industry sectors. The latest UEFI specifications are designed to support firmware for enhanced security and embedding in mobile devices, as well as applications outside of the PC arena.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
The Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) Forum, a world-class, non-profit industry standards body of leading technology companies that promotes firmware innovation by creating specifications that enable the continual evolution of platform technologies, is gaining momentum as use of UEFI specifications increases in Linux-based operating systems, such as Ubuntu 12.10, Fedora 18 and OpenSUSE 12.3.
Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Specification Update Benefits Windows 8 & Open Source OS Implementations
Microsoft to Host UEFI Summer Summit, July 16-20, 2012 in Redmond, WA

Member Press Releases

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

"As a leader in deploying Android on x86 computers, Insyde Software will demonstrate some of its innovative UEFI and Android software features."

Wednesday, June 5, 2013
“With computer security becoming a critical, worldwide concern technology such as UEFI Secure Boot is quickly being adopted as a fundamental component in providing some defense against computer attacks. InsydeH2O's UEFI Secure Boot implementation allows systems to benefit from increased protection against malware such as root kits, malicious attacks at firmware, and other system intrusions.”
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
“Insyde Software's latest UEFI firmware products include a wide array of innovative technologies including a Remote Network OS Recovery System, Windows® & Android™ support on a single tablet, Dual OS-Switching, special customizations for detachable/convertible/tablet designs, all of which are optimized for Intel® and AMD client platforms.”
Monday, June 3, 2013

“Phoenix Technologies Ltd., the global leader in UEFI firmware, products and tools, will preview major advances for BIOS technology and future developments at this year's Computex.”

Friday, May 31, 2013

“Insyde's Software Platform for Android includes an array of products and features both for the OEMs and their customers, including UEFI Secure Boot…”

Industry Coverage

Monday, March 3, 2014

Shawn Powers, Linux Journal

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Tom Quillin, Intel (Dark Reading)

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Shine Jayakumar, I Love Free Software

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Vonnie Hudson, fixedbyvonnie.com