The vision of OpenLMIS that “all countries have the logistics data they need to effectively manage their health supply chains leading to healthier communities” is rooted in the concept of “shared investment, shared benefit.” With this approach, global investments to maintain OpenLMIS’ code are shared across all user countries. Feature development in one country or program can be shared globally, avoiding the need to “reinvent
the wheel” in each country, and allowing all user countries to contribute to building a stronger core software