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Joshua Lock

Open Source Architect
Joshua is Open Source Architect in Verizon's Open Source Program Office where he leads efforts to improve consistency around how Verizon uses open source. As part of his work at Verizon he works upstream on software supply chain security standards and tools; he is a steering committee member and maintainer for the Supply chain Levels for Software Artifacts (SLSA) project, an editor of The Update Framework (TUF) specification, a maintainer of the in-toto Attestations Framework, and a root key holder for and design contributor to Sigstore. Joshua has a long history of contributing to open source software. His noted works to date are on build tools (Yocto Project, OpenEmbedded), CI/CD systems, Linux distributions (MeeGo, Moblin, Tizen), UX for clamshell and tablet devices (GNOME), and more that he can't remember.