Artifact Details

Title

Personal computer (PC) software workshop : technical : development

Catalog Number

102702030

Type

Text

Date

2004-05-06

Contributor

Ances, Carol Anne, Editor
Ceruzzi, Paul E., Historian
Ensmenger, Nathan, Historian
Frankston, Bob, Participant
Haigh, Thomas, Historian
Koblentz, Evan, Participant
Maples, Mike, Participant
Ross, Douglas, Participant
Schoenberg, Lawrence, Moderator
Tucker, Scott, Participant

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Needham, Massachusetts

Extent

25 p.

Description

People involved in the development of early PC products talk about the methodologies and processes used to produce and test software. They identify the differences in the process used in the mainframe world versus what was used for early PC products. They also discuss the evolution of the development process as the PC industry matured.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Alpha Testing; Apple; Beta Testing; Framework; Frankston, Bob; IBM PC; Koblentz, Evan; Lotus 1-2-3; Macintosh (Computer); Maples, Mike; Microsoft; Ross, Doug; Schoenberg, Larry; Symphony; Tucker, Scott; VISICALC; Windows

Collection Title

Oral Histories Online

Credit

Software Industry Special Interest Group

Lot Number

X4621.2008