Monthly Archives: November 2010

Electronic Delay Storage Automatic Calculator

Electronic Delay Storage Automatic Calculator (EDSAC) my memo regarding computer history. text from wikipedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electronic_Delay_Storage_Automatic_Calculator Electronic Delay Storage Automatic Calculator (EDSAC) was an early British computer. The machine, having been inspired by John von Neumann’s seminal First Draft of a … Continue reading

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ENIAC

ENIAC my memo regarding computer history. text from wikipedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ENIAC ENIAC (pronounced /ˈɛni.æk/), short for Electronic Numerical Integrator And Computer, was the first general-purpose electronic computer. It was a Turing-complete digital computer capable of being reprogrammed to solve a full … Continue reading

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Supercomputer Cray-1

Supercomputer Cray-1 my memo.text from wikipedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cray-1 The Cray-1 was a supercomputer designed, manufactured, and marketed by Cray Research. The first Cray-1 system was installed at Los Alamos National Laboratory in 1976, and it went on to become one of … Continue reading

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