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Also Innovators: How one computer salesman contributed to the digital revolution

Yardley, Christopher B.

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‘Thank you for your order, Mr Mainframe Customer. The cost is £5 million and the lead-time for manufacture will be two years. In the meantime you will have to build a special computer centre to our specification. For our part, our project team will help you recruit and train potential programmers and we shall advise on how you might use the system.’ How different from today when the customer will want to see a specific application running before he puts a hand in his/her pocket. Chris...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Press (1965-Present)
Date published: 2019-04
Type: Book
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/162739
DOI: 10.22459/AI.2019
Access Rights: Open Access via publisher website

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