Secret wartime projects in code-breaking, radar and ballistics produced a wealth of ideas and technologies that kick-started the development of digital computers. This is the story of the people and projects that flourished in the post-war period. By 1955 computers had begun to appear in the market-place. The Information Age was dawning and Alan Turing and his contemporaries held centre stage. Their influence is still discernable deep down within today's hardware and software.2012 British Informatics Society Limited All rights reserved. ... Swindon, SN2 1FA, UK. www.bcs.org ISBN:978-1-90612-490-8 PDF ISBN: 978-1-78017-105-0 ePUB ISBN: 978-1-78017-106-7 Kindle ... by virtue of such information or any instructions or advice contained within this publication or by any of the aforementioned.
|Title||:||Alan Turing and His Contemporaries|
|Publisher||:||BCS, The Chartered Institute - 2012|