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Issue No. 03 - July-September (2010 vol. 32)
ISSN: 1058-6180
pp: 94-96
Jonathan Aylen , University of Manchester
ABSTRACT
<p>Computers brought automation to industries such as chemicals, steel, and power generation during the 1960s. Real-time control of major industrial processes was achieved using Cold War hardware.</p>
INDEX TERMS
History of computing, process control, steel, chemicals, power generation, cold war, automation, computers, strip mill
CITATION
Jonathan Aylen, "Promoting the Prosaic: The Case for Process-Control Computers", IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 32, no. , pp. 94-96, July-September 2010, doi:10.1109/MAHC.2010.53
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