We are Jolla

The developer of Sailfish OS and AppSupport

We are Jolla

The deep tech OS company

We are Jolla Ltd, a deep tech company from Finland with a focus on innovative operating system solutions. Jolla was founded in 2011 continuing the heritage of Nokia and MeeGo.

Since then we have been developing Sailfish OS, the only European mobile operating system available in the market today, as well as AppSupport, which allows Android™ apps to run on any Linux platform. Since 2019 we have productized AppSupport specifically for the automotive sector.

At Jolla, we pride ourselves on our cutting-edge technology and commitment to delivering high-quality products and services to our customers. If you are interested in learning more about what we do and how we can help you, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We look forward to working with you.

Our products

Run Android Apps on any Linux platform

Jolla’s AppSupport gives embedded Linux platforms capability to run any Android apps. With AppSupport apps can run on variety of devices like smartphones, tablets, automotive solutions, wearables and other embedded devices. The application performance and user experience on AppSupport is on par with native Android OS.

Since 2019 Jolla has productized AppSupport specifically for the automotive sector. AppSupport allows OEMs to offer any Android apps without modifications on their own independent Linux-based OS. With AppSupport OEM’s can maintain their brand identity and strategic control of the digital cockpit value chain.

The mobile OS with built-in privacy

At the heart of Jolla is Sailfish OS, the independent Linux-based open mobile Operating System. Sailfish OS is a European alternative to dominating mobile operating systems, and the only solution offering an exclusive licensing model for local implementations.   

In market since 2013, and now already in its 4th generation, Sailfish OS offers a stable and secure platform for trusted mobile solutions. In Sailfish OS you can also run Android apps with our dedicated AppSupport solution.

Sailfish OS is based on open source and developed by Jolla, its customers, and the Sailfish community.

We are Jolla

The deep tech OS company

We are Jolla Ltd, a deep tech company from Finland with a focus on innovative operating system solutions. Jolla was founded in 2011 continuing the heritage of Nokia and MeeGo.

Since then we have been developing Sailfish OS, the only European mobile operating system available in the market today, as well as AppSupport, which allows Android™ apps to run on any Linux platform. Since 2019 we have productized AppSupport specifically for the automotive sector.

At Jolla, we pride ourselves on our cutting-edge technology and commitment to delivering high-quality products and services to our customers. If you are interested in learning more about what we do and how we can help you, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We look forward to working with you.

Our products

Run Android Apps on any Linux platform

Jolla’s AppSupport for Linux Platforms gives any embedded Linux-compatible platform capability to run Android apps. The apps can be run on wide variety of devices like smartphones, tablets, automotive solutions, wearables, and they can be flexibly adapted to many other embedded devices and use cases. The application performance and user experience on Jolla’s solution is on par with native Android OS.

Since 2019 Jolla has productized AppSupport specifically for the automotive sector. AppSupport allows OEMs to offer any Android Applications without modifications on their own independent Linux-based OS and as a result retain their brand identity and strategic control of the digital cockpit value chain.

AppSupport website

The mobile OS with built-in privacy

At the heart of Jolla is Sailfish OS, the independent Linux-based open mobile Operating System. Sailfish OS is a European alternative to dominating mobile operating systems, and the only solution offering an exclusive licensing model for local implementations.   

In market since 2013, and now already in its 4th generation, Sailfish OS offers a stable and secure platform for trusted mobile solutions. In Sailfish OS you can also run Android apps with our dedicated AppSupport solution.

Sailfish OS is based on open source and developed by Jolla, its customers, and the Sailfish community.

Sailfish OS website

Our products

Run Android Apps on any Linux platform

Jolla’s AppSupport for Linux Platforms gives any embedded Linux-compatible platform capability to run Android apps. The apps can be run on wide variety of devices like smartphones, tablets, automotive solutions, wearables, and they can be flexibly adapted to many other embedded devices and use cases. The application performance and user experience on Jolla’s solution is on par with native Android OS.

Since 2019 Jolla has productized AppSupport specifically for the automotive sector. AppSupport allows OEMs to offer any Android Applications without modifications on their own independent Linux-based OS and as a result retain their brand identity and strategic control of the digital cockpit value chain.

AppSupport website

The mobile OS with built-in privacy

At the heart of Jolla is Sailfish OS, the independent Linux-based open mobile Operating System. Sailfish OS is a European alternative to dominating mobile operating systems, and the only solution offering an exclusive licensing model for local implementations.   

In market since 2013, and now already in its 4th generation, Sailfish OS offers a stable and secure platform for trusted mobile solutions. In Sailfish OS you can also run Android apps with our dedicated AppSupport solution.

Sailfish OS is based on open source and developed by Jolla, its customers, and the Sailfish community.

Sailfish OS website

Our offering

Deep Operating System Expertise 

Choose Jolla for unmatched expertise in OS development. With over 400 years of combined experience within our team, we have the unique edge to help your company tackle any OS-related projects.

Partner with us and benefit from our unparalleled knowledge and expertise.

AppSupport for Automotive

AppSupport is an innovative solution that enables OEMs to offer Android apps to their customers seamlessly on their Linux-based OS without the need for Android itself. With AppSupport, you can enjoy true strategic digital independence and innovative monetization models that will help your business grow and succeed.

Our solution is easy to get started with and we offer a simple proof of concept and licensing model to help you get up and running quickly.

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AppSupport for Automotive

AppSupport is an innovative solution that enables OEMs to offer Android apps to their customers seamlessly on their Linux-based OS without the need for Android itself. With AppSupport, you can enjoy true strategic digital independence and innovative monetization models that will help your business grow and succeed.

Our solution is easy to get started with and we offer a simple proof of concept and licensing model to help you get up and running quickly.

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Sailfish OS for Industry and Enterprise

Sailfish OS is a mobile operating system that provides a secure and reliable solution for a range of devices and use cases. It is well-suited for use in industrial and enterprise settings, offering a secure solution for businesses.

With its versatility and functionality, Sailfish OS is a great choice for a variety of embedded devices beyond traditional smartphones and tablets. It has the flexibility and security features to meet the needs of any business or organization.

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Doing it together

People Powered

Sailfish OS is truly a people powered platform, built like a classic Linux distribution. Based on open source, it’s built together with a vibrant Sailfish community.

You can be a Sailfish OS developer, seasoned user or the new kid on the block and just getting started – everyone is invited to join the Sailfish family. DIT – Doing It Together is our motto.

Latest news

News Highlights

Blog post

Meet the Xperia 10 III with Sailfish OS

It brings great pleasure to announce the release of Sailfish OS 4.4.0 Vanha Rauma for the Sony Xperia 10 III. The combination of Sailfish OS optimised for the Xperia 10 III offers amazing performance at an impressive price, giving the best Sailfish OS best experience yet. Sailfish OS on the Xperia 10 III also includes beta VoLTE support, disabled by default, but available for brave community members to try out for the first time. Not only is this the best way to experience Sailfish OS, but we also believe it’s the best way to enjoy the Sony Xperia 10 III hardware.

May 18th, 2022

Announcement

Run Android Apps Seamlessly without the Need or Cost of Android Automotive

The unique AppSupport gives embedded Linux platforms the capability to run Android apps seamlessly. The technology, developed by Jolla Ltd. from Finland and familiar from its mobile Linux operating system Sailfish OS, is now available as standalone also for car OEM’s and others who are looking to run Android apps seamlessly on their Linux platforms.

Jan 4th, 2022

TechCrunch

Jolla hits profitability ahead of turning 10, eyes growth beyond mobile

Jolla, the Finnish startup behind the Sailfish OS, which formed almost a decade ago when a band of Nokia staffers left to keep the torch burning for a mobile Linux-based alternative to Google’s Android, announced today it’s hitting profitability.

The mobile OS licensing startup describes 2020 as a “turning point” for the business — reporting revenues that grew 53% YoY, and EBITDA (which provides a snapshot of operational efficiency) standing at 34%.

Aug 26th, 2021