Strela-1, the First Soviet Computer: Political Success and Technological Failure

@article{Ichikawa2006Strela1TF,
  title={Strela-1, the First Soviet Computer: Political Success and Technological Failure},
  author={H. Ichikawa},
  journal={IEEE Annals of the History of Computing},
  year={2006},
  volume={28},
  pages={18-31}
}
  • H. Ichikawa
  • Published 2006
  • History, Computer Science
  • IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
Which computer was developed first in the Soviet Union? Which one was first successful? Such questions are difficult to answer, but recently declassified archival material may hold the key. The story of the Strela illustrates how competing interests helped determine the fate of this computer, a political success but a technological failure. This article examines the interests and behavior of two groups-the engineers and the scientists-involved in the initial developments of Soviet high-speed… Expand
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