Who We Are
The Free and Open Source universal marine data exchange
Signal K is about publishing a common modern and open data format for marine use. A format for the modern boat,
compatible with NMEA, friendly to WiFi, cellphones, tablets, and the Internet. A format available to everyone,
where anyone can contribute.
Yup. We publish all source code under the Apache License, Version 2.0 and everything else, like protocols and interface descriptions,
under the Creative Commons CC-BY-SA
That means that it is open source, but friendly to companies that want to use it in closed source applications or
hardware. As long as you contribute back we're happy.