Join The CNCF

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation is being formed to shape the evolution of technologies that are container packaged, dynamically scheduled and microservices oriented. Together, Foundation members will drive innovation across the container stack. Join your industry peers in helping build and shape the cloud native ecosystem, its use cases and applications.

Of course, as an open source project, we welcome anyone to get involved in the development community, regardless of membership status.  Please visit the Community page for details on technical calls, mailing lists, Github and more.  If you are interested in learning more about corporate membership, please see the details below and complete the inquiry form.

Corporate Membership

Your company can join the CNCF at the below membership levels (see charter for more information). All pricing listed below is based on annual membership fees, and includes membership in The Linux Foundation at the Silver level.

Platinum Member $370,000 (USD)
Gold Member $120,000 (USD)
Silver or End User Member $50,000 (USD): 5,000 and above
$45,000 (USD): 3,000 – 4,999
$35,000 (USD): 1,000 – 2,999
$25,000 (USD): 500 – 999
$15,000 (USD): 100 – 499
$10,000 (USD): 50 – 99
$7,000 (USD): Less than 50 employees
Academic or Non Profit $500 Non Profit or $1000 Academic

Note: CNCF membership also requires companies to be a corporate member of The Linux Foundation. Pricing above includes the cost of annual membership at the Silver level in The Linux Foundation. A discount of $5,000 to $20,000 is available for existing Linux Foundation members who join the CNCF.

If your company or organization would like to receive more information about membership, please complete the form below: