Issue No.04 - October-December (2007 vol.29)
James W. Cortada , IBM
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MAHC.2007.64
The use of computers by whole industries in the US has led to a growing interest in the history of computer applications in business. In this article the author explores some of the trends in this new history and initial findings. He also suggests topics that are ripe for historical research.
business history, industries and computing, Internet, IT applications
James W. Cortada, "Studying the Role of IT in the Evolution of American Business Practices: A Way Forward", IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol.29, no. 4, pp. 28-39, October-December 2007, doi:10.1109/MAHC.2007.64