requests for it every week from sites that were not on the network. CU20B was connected to the IBM utah Blaine By: Louis Lamour mainframe communications front end (comten) through its own PDP-11 DN20 front end (a full cabinet which emulated an Remote Job Entry station,.e. Now instead of a pacx box and a phone, users had a phone with an RS-232 connector (if they paid extra for the "data option. The United States Strategic Bombing Survey: Japan's Struggle to End the War. Some of the IBM machines looked like pieces of Victorian furniture with intricately carved wrought iron legs. For some years, CU20B was to serve as a mail gateway among these networks, using locally written software. Jan 1981: Superbrains arrive.
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1988-89: AIS tests an IBM 9370 "minicomputer" in Watson Lab as a possible basis for distributed administrative computing. Sep 1989: Richard Sacks resigns as director of cucca on September 27th. "IBM machines" and "tabulating charges" as well as IBM supplies appear on each annual budget 28 ). Once they were introduced as an instrument of war it would be difficult to resist for long the temptation of putting them to such use. Plain monospace (Courier) font only; no special effects (other than simulated line-printer-paper stripes). A preliminary meeting with Eleanor Roosevelt was set up for May 8th, but the President died on April 12th and Szilard was blocked from contacting President Truman. Walker) and Physics 255 (Separation of Variables in Mathematical Physics,.H. How this came about is a story told elsewhere but as you'll see below, some important parts of it happened right here. (IBM Practical Applications of the Punched Card Method in Colleges and Universities, Columbia University Press (1935 hardbound, 442 pages, 257 figures.
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