The P4 Language Consortium is open for participation by any individual or corporation willing and able to make an active and material contribution to the objectives.
  • To build an open source community dedicated to the use and improvement of the P4 language.
  • To utilize P4 to describe how a forwarding plane should process packets.
  • To promote standardization and improvement of the P4 language.
  • To enable industry participants to develop new technologies that function in accordance with the specification.
  • To benefit consumers and the industry by facilitating adoption of the P4 language.