Get Involved

Thanks for your interest in getting involved in CMake, Kitware’s open-source software process and build tool used throughout the world in a variety of software systems.  Here are some ways to get involved!

Participate in Community Discussion

Contribute Changes to CMake

Got a patch?  Anyone is welcome to participate in CMake’s open-source development process.

Run a Continuous Integration Builder

Help keep CMake working on your favorite platforms.

Additional ways to get involved:

  • List your project on the CMake Wiki Projects Page
  • Write an article for the Source: The Kitware Source is a quarterly newsletter for developers designed to deliver detailed technical articles, information on recent releases and upcoming changes related to Kitware’s open source products. Kitware would like to encourage our active developer community to contribute to the Source. Contributions may include a technical article describing an enhancement you’ve made to a Kitware open-source project or successes/lessons learned via developing a product built upon one or more of Kitware’s open-source projects. Authors of any accepted article will receive a free, five volume set of Kitware books. Please send your ideas to