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Issue No. 02 - April-June (2006 vol. 28)
ISSN: 1058-6180
pp: 32-42
ABSTRACT
When it made successful use of magnetic tape, the Univac I pioneered the way for federal and commercial applications with extensive files. But pioneering posed many challenges because technology barely supported the production and introduction of electronic computers. Here is a recollection of efforts the US Air Force made to accommodate and use the first Univac moved out of the factory.
INDEX TERMS
Marshall K. Wood, Pentagon Univac II, Project SCOOP, Simplex method, Uniservo, Univac, Univac factory, Univac maintenance, Univac Serial 2
CITATION
Lyle R. Johnson, "Coming to Grips with Univac", IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 28, no. , pp. 32-42, April-June 2006, doi:10.1109/MAHC.2006.27
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