Artifact Details

Title

Dimitrov, Bisser oral history

Catalog Number

102657928

Type

Text

Date

2005-07-07

Contributor

Dimitrov, Bisser S., Interviewee
Porter, James, Interviewer
Rosenshteyn, Yan, Cameraperson

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, California

Extent

20 p.

Description

Bisser Dimitrov was born in Bulgaria, where he received EE and MBA college degrees, and worked for the Bulgarian foreign trade organization known as ISOT, later Isotimpex. After WWII, the USSR established the Comecon trading organization for the Eastern Bloc, with computer disk drive and tape drive manufacturing assigned to Bulgaria. Bisser Dimitrov was responsible for trading arrangements for these products throughout the Eastern Bloc, including the USSR, and reviews these activities in this oral history.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Dimitrov, Bisser; ISOT; USSR; Stara Zagora; Storage history

Collection Title

Oral history collection

Lot Number

X3219.2006