Affiliations and Memberships
4Links is a member of, collaborator with, or contributor to, the organisations listed here.
4Links' SpaceWire test equipment is distributed in North America by Cobham Semiconductor Solutions (Aeroflex), who provide a wide variety of SpaceWire products. They commented, on choosing 4Links to supply SpaceWire test equipment for them to distribute, that "the choice was obvious".
4Links' SpaceWire test equipment is distributed in Japan by Prominent Network, whose staff have a deep understanding of the technology underpinning SpaceWire, going back to the 1980s.
4Links Limited was an active member of ASTOS - the Association of Specialist Technical Organisations for Space - for many years. ASTOS was a UK trade association for small and medium sized companies operating in the space sector. It has recently joined forces with UKspace to become the UKspace SME Forum.
4Links Limited is indirectly a member of UKspace through its membership of ASTOS and the UKspace SME Forum.
4Links Limited has been represented at all twenty-three of the ESA SpaceWire Working Group meetings. The Working Group is responsible for developing and maintaining the SpaceWire standards.
4Links supports the British Interplanetary Society, which is the world's longest established organization devoted to the promotion of astronautics both nationally and internationally.
4Links sponsors the National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park, which houses a rebuild of the Colossus computer, the world's first programmable, digital, electronic, computing machine. The museum follows the history of computing from the 1940s to the present day.