LSDIS's Sponsors and Affiliates
Boeing and L.G.Research Center
for America are industry sponsors of the lab. Hewlett-Packard Corporation is
an industrial affiliate of the lab. Earlier sponsors include Microelectronics
and Computer Technology Corporation (MCC) .
LSDIS's lab has been
supported by significant product donations (exceending
$500,000 in value) listed below.
- Microsoft corporation
(research division) has donated a large number of products as a
special donation to the lab as well as for instruction in the Computer
- Iona Technologies has
donated all its products for both Solaris and NT platform as a special
donation to the LSDIS.
- Informix has donated
Informix database products, including the Informix Universal Server,
under its Informix for Innovation program.
- POET software.
- Object Design.
(donated Visual Information Retrieval engine)
Computing, now Visigenic Software Inc.
(donated its ORBeline 2.0 CORBA and
java-based BlackWidow ORB products for
Solaris and NT to the LSDIS.)
(donated four units of its latest Live 200p systems with the DTK to
- Persistence Software (donated
its Persistence product to the LSDIS)
noncommercial software has been provided by Bellcore
(The InfoHarness System) and AT&T Bell Labs,
now Lucent Technologies (The CLASSIC system) to support LSDIS's
LSDIS's partners in the
Alexandria Digital Earth Prototype (ADEPT) is headquarted
at the University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB) and its centerpiece is the Alexandria Digital Library. Among
various academic, corporate, institutional, and government (federal &
state) partners, it is a collaboration involving the University of
California at Los Angeles (UCLA), the
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GaTech), the National Partnership for Advanced
Computational Infrastructure (NPACI) at
San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC),
the California Digital Library (CDL), InterLib and other university partners.
LSDIS's membership in
Consortia and International Organizations
LSDIS Lab is
a member of Healthcare Open Systems Trials (HOST) (where it also offers the
services as a member of the Open Systems Laboratory program for
verification/evaluation of healtcare informatics
products) and Object Management
Group (OMG) industry groups. It has also been a guest member of the Workflow Management Coalition (WfMC). We also have active relationship with CORBAmed and WARIA.