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The Computer Control Pioneers

Isa Ad Hoc Committee

The Computer Control Pioneers

A History of the Innovators and Their Work, Computer Control Pioneers

by Isa Ad Hoc Committee

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Instrumentation Systems & .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Automatic control engineering,
  • History of engineering & technology,
  • Automation,
  • Biography,
  • Automatic control,
  • Data processing,
  • History,
  • Computer Books: General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8577199M
    ISBN 101556173709
    ISBN 109781556173707

    A computer is a machine that can be instructed to carry out sequences of arithmetic or logical operations automatically via computer programming. Modern computers have the ability to follow generalized sets of operations, called programs. These programs enable computers to perform an extremely wide range of tasks.


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