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The IBM PC: The Silicon Story
August 2011 (vol. 44 no. 8)
pp. 40-45
The longevity of the IBM PC architecture, which has had an enormous impact on the evolution of both personal computers and server systems, can be attributed largely to its backward compatibility with existing software applications.
Index Terms:
Personal computers, IBM PC, History of computing, Backward compatibility, Servers, Processors
Citation:
Gurbir Singh, "The IBM PC: The Silicon Story," Computer, vol. 44, no. 8, pp. 40-45, Aug. 2011, doi:10.1109/MC.2011.194
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