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Issue No. 08 - August (2011 vol. 44)
ISSN: 0018-9162
pp: 40-45
ABSTRACT
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. , pp. 40-45, August 2011, doi:10.1109/MC.2011.194
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