# Funding

wbstack.com was funded by Rhizome (opens new window), Addshore (opens new window) and Wikimedia Deutschland (opens new window) throughout its life.

wikibase.cloud is now funded by Wikimedia Deutschland (opens new window).

# Development

Initial development was done by Addshore, seeing a few volunteer contributions along the way.

Toward the end of 2020 patches from Wikimedia Deutschland engineers started making their way into the WBStack code bases.

By 2021 Wikimedia Deutschland engineers were the main code contributors.