We have worked with plenty of sponsors who have helped us get to where we are. They include Mr Play Casino, Prentice Hill, ZuluTrade, O’Reilly Books, and Compussy. They provided with support in one way or another when we needed it.

Prentice Hill

Prentice Hall is one of our valuable sponsors. They made a small donation which helped us pay for our new meeting room which is at Sheffield Hallam University. We hold our LUG meetings there. With time, we hope to have more meeting rooms.

O’Reilly Books

O’Reilly book helped us during our demo das. They donated several books and gave some of them for our LUG draw. O’Reilly has great books at affordable prices. They continue to produce Linux books to educate as many people as possible. On their site in the States, you can find an address to give you recommendations.

Sheffield Computing Services

Sheffield Computing Services is one of our sponsors. They gave us two Linux PCs which helped us during our Christmas 2000 demo days. They gave us another one for our seminars. Sheffield Computing Services can provide you with all the information you need about hardware.

Alpha Processor

In December 1999, Alpha Processors provided us with an Alpha machine which we used for our Linux Demo week. They provided us with a professional and knowledgeable technician who helped us sell Alpha products. We will always be grateful for their help.

Mrplay Casino

Mr Play Casino is an online casino with plenty of fun games. They have an impressive number of video slots and a great loyalty scheme. The casino is fully licensed. It is regulated by the Malta Gaming Authority. Even though the online casino focuses a lot on video slots, it has plenty of good scratch card games as well. Players can also enjoy the live casino. The site has a beautiful and distinctive site featuring cute moustache. They offer classic table games including French Roulette, European Roulette, and Blackjack Classic. You can play their games on your computer or mobile phone depending on your preference. Their site is mobile-friendly. You will get the same features as the PC user even though they do not have a mobile app. Mr Play Casino has been one of our sponsors for a long time. The casino has offered us support and aided with our operations. The casino continues to grow in popularity because of its amazing features.


ZuluTrade is one of our sponsors. It is a fintech company with a platform for social and copies trading. On the platform, you can mimic forex market trades. Users can copy the strategies of investing that are made by experienced traders. There are signal providers and followers. Signal providers provide their followers with a strategy for trading. They receive a fee depending on the success of their strategies. On ZuluTrade, investors get their rankings which may help them improve their strategies. They can observe other traders strategies and mimic them.


Compusys offered us hardware which we used for our Demo Week in 1999. The company offers Universities and industries a lot of services. They are integration specialists who offer their clients the best solutions for information technology. They are flexible as they react quickly to any technological advancement.


During our demo days, we needed plenty of software and Applixware provided it. They produce Office Suite 99 for SuSE. It is an excellent office suite for the new 5.0 and Linux