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Software licensing for departmental visitors

drvbdrvb United KingdomMember

Hello GATK team,

I'm the software manager at the University of Manchester in the UK. We have an installation of GATK 3 here on campus which we would like our academics' visitors and collaborators from other institutions to be able to access and use for work on their common projects. My reading of the GATK licence agreement is that the staff of our own institution are covered for use of the software but that their external collaborators are not, although we may run our external collaborators' data for them.

Would you be able to give us permission to extend the licence to cover the additional users? These are not casual visitors: they are involved in formal collaborations.

I'm happy to call or e-mail to discuss further.

Thanks in advance.


David Buckley
University of Manchester
Oxford Road
United Kingdom

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