Beechwoods Software’s Brad Kemp Joins EdgeX Foundry Governing Board

Boston, MA – July 5, 2017 – Beechwoods Software, Inc. announces the appointment of Chief Executive Officer Brad Kemp as a Silver Representative on the EdgeX Foundry Governing Board.

Brad brings to the Governing Board over 25 years of technical experience in embedded systems, operating systems, network protocols, and device drivers, and a long history of working with standards.  He looks forward to further collaborating with EdgeX Foundry in support of its mission to unify the marketplace around a common open framework for IoT edge computing and to create an ecosystem of companies offering interoperable plug-and-play components.

About Beechwoods Software

Beechwoods Software Inc. provides innovative software solutions to businesses and OEMs developing embedded and resource-limited products. In operation for over 10 years, Beechwoods Software is headquartered in Boston, MA with offices in El Segundo, CA and Taipei, Taiwan.  Its multinational team of elite software engineers has both the knowledge and experience required to bring advanced software solutions to market and has developed considerable expertise in collaborating with multiple engineering teams to produce high quality, maintainable products for Fortune 100 and Fortune 1000 companies.

Beechwoods Software has received industry accolades as a founding member of the EdgeX Foundry, as the author and working group chair of the Location Services Framework for the AllSeen Alliance’s AllJoyn Internet of Things implementation, and as a finalist in the 2016 MassTLC Leadership Awards for “Best Use of Technology; Internet of Things for Location Services.” To learn more, please visit:

About EdgeX Foundry

EdgeX Foundry is an open source project hosted by The Linux Foundation building a common open framework for IoT edge computing and an ecosystem of interoperable components that unifies the marketplace and accelerates the deployment of IoT solutions. Designed to run on any hardware or operating system and with any combination of application environments, EdgeX enables developers to quickly create flexible IoT edge solutions that can easily adapt to changing business needs. To learn more, visit: