Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory definition body, education
(SAIL) /sayl/, not /S-A-I-L/ An important site in the early development of LISP
; with the MIT AI Lab
, XEROX PARC
, and the Unix
community, one of the major wellsprings of technical innovation and hacker-culture traditions (see the WAITS
entry for details). The SAIL machines were shut down in late May 1990, scant weeks after the MIT AI Lab's ITS cluster was officially decommissioned.