Computer Industry as a National Task - The Finnish Computer Project and the Question of State Involvement in the 1970s

  • Petri Paju
  • Published 2007 in History of Nordic Computing

Abstract

This article studies a forgotten research project of recent Finnish history of information technology by the name of “Suomalainen tietokoneprojekti”, in English “The Finnish Computer Project” (FICO). The FICO project was a government-sponsored research project initially aimed at producing a Finnish (mini) computer for international markets, especially in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-03757-3_18

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@inproceedings{Paju2007ComputerIA, title={Computer Industry as a National Task - The Finnish Computer Project and the Question of State Involvement in the 1970s}, author={Petri Paju}, booktitle={History of Nordic Computing}, year={2007} }