The EDA Consortium is an international association of companies that provide tools and services that enable engineers to create the world's electronic products. EDA is the critical technology used to design electronics for the communications, computer, space technology, medical and industrial equipment and consumer electronics markets among others.
The Federation Against Software Theft (FAST) was formed in 1984; it was the first organisation globally to champion the professional management of legitimate software and protect publisher's rights. It aims to reduce, restrict and or lessen the incidence of unauthorised dealings in computer software.
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industry.