The Comp410 class and staff would like to express their deepest gratitude for the financial, software and other resource support from the following organizations:
Brad Jensen and the rest of the team at Microsoft University Relations, the Education Solutions Group and the Microsoft Technology Center in Austin TX.
Stephen Whitley and the team at the Schlumberger Houston Technology Center
Jacy Grannis and the team at JPMorganChase/IBTech
The George R. Brown Fund from the George R. Brown School of Engineering at Rice University
The Computer Science Department at Rice University.
The Ken Kennedy Institute for Information Technology (K2I)
Robert Bogues and the team at the SharePoint Shepherd.
Our Microsoft and Google Student Ambassadors
A special thanks to Dr. Scott Rixner, Dr. Dung X. Nguyen, John and Karen Hofmeister and Mr. Lucas Scanlon for their Oscar-quality roles as our "customers".
Without their help, this class would still be a dream. Thank you
Old Formula 409 cleaner commercial. A larger version can be found here.