Replicating the Manchester Baby: motives, methods, and messages from the past

  title={Replicating the Manchester Baby: motives, methods, and messages from the past},
  author={Christopher P. Burton},
  journal={IEEE Annals of the History of Computing},
  • C. Burton
  • Published 1 July 2005
  • Education
  • IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
The University of Manchester's Small-Scale Experimental Machine (SSEM), known as the Baby, was rebuilt as a replica to celebrate, in June 1998, the 50th anniversary of the running of the world's first stored program. [] Key Result The article concludes with some of the lessons learned from the project.

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