Issue No. 08 - August (2011 vol. 44)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2011.194
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.
Personal computers, IBM PC, History of computing, Backward compatibility, Servers, Processors
G. Singh, "The IBM PC: The Silicon Story," in Computer, vol. 44, no. , pp. 40-45, 2011.