IBM's Early Computers

@inproceedings{Bashe1985IBMsEC,
  title={IBM's Early Computers},
  author={Charles J. Bashe and Lyle R. Johnson and John H. Palmer and Emerson W. Pugh},
  year={1985}
}
In describing the technical experiences of one company from the beginning of the computer era, this book unfolds the challenges that IBM's research and development laboratories faced, the technological paths they chose, and how these choices affected the company and the computer industry. It chronicles the transformation of IBM into a computer company in a remarkably few years, discussing projects that ended in frustration as well as the more successful ones, and providing a sense of the… 
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