Artifact Details

Title

Tedlow, Richard oral history

Catalog Number

102701929

Type

Text

Date

2008-08-13

Contributor

Nelson, Lauren, Editor
Tedlow, Richard S., Interviewee
Walker, Rob, Interviewer

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, California

Extent

11 p.

Format

PDF

Description

In this interview, Richard Tedlow discusses his books The Giants of Enterprise, and Andy Grove: The Life and Times of an American. While talking over his work, Tedlow examines the history of Silicon Valley and some of its key personalities and companies. Significant points include IBM’s 360, the Digital Equipment Corporation, Intel, Andy Grove, Robert Noyce and other leading figures, the financial world of Silicon Valley and Silicon Valley’s unique role in business’ past and present. Tedlow briefly touches on his personal life at the beginning of the oral history.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Business History; IBM 360; Silicon Valley; Future System Project; CMOS; ASIC; Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC); Google, Inc.; Hewlett Packard (HP); Noyce, Robert (Bob); Grove, Andy; Intel; AMD; Watson, Thomas, Jr.; Watson, Thomas, Sr.

Collection Title

Oral history collection

Lot Number

X4971.2009