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Issue No.03 - July-Sept. (2012 vol.34)
pp: 34-43
Dragan R. Milivojevic , Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Bor, Serbia
Marijana Pavlov , Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Bor, Serbia
Vladimir Despotovic , University of Belgrade, Serbia
Visa Tasic , Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Bor, Serbia
The Copper Mining and Smelting Complex Bor (RTB Bor) in the Republic of Serbia has a long history of computer control and computer-aided data processing. Working within the confines of the Cold War era, RTB implemented and developed four generations of computers, becoming a major influence in the IT sector and the primary computer training resource in the region.
Europe, Mining industry, Database systems, Government, Data processing, Production facilities, Copper, History, Information systems, RTB Bor, Computers, Companies, Copper, Government, Data processing, Production, Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Bor, history of computing, mainframe and host computers, centralized and distributed data processing, distributed information system, Yugoslavia, Republic of Serbia, Copper Mining and Smelting Complex Bor
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