The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):
One of the world's largest contract research firms.
Founded in 1946 in conjuction with Stanford University as
the Stanford Research Institute, they later became fully
independent and were incorporated as a non-profit organisation
under U.S. and California laws.
SRI does research and development in many areas, independently
and for hire. They produce and sell reports on the
Address: Menlo Park, California, USA; Cambridge, UK.