Artifact Details

Title

Final report of SPREAD task group with associated correspondence and notes

Catalog Number

102713231

Type

Text

Date

1961-12-28; 1966-09

Author

Haanstra, J. W.; Evans, B. O.; Aron, Joel David; Brooks, Frederick P., Jr.; Fairclough, J. W.; Heising, W. P.; Hellerman, H.; Johnson, W. H.; Kelly, M. J.; Newton, D. V.; Oldfield, B. G.; Rosen, S. A.; Svigals, Jerome

Publisher

International Business Machines (IBM)

Description

This is the final report of the Spread committee describing the IBM 360 family of computers as well as the steps necessary for IBM to produce the computer family and to transition the new offering to the marketplace. Also included are correspondence between a committee member Jerome Svigals and the editors of Fortune discussing their article about the IBM Spread Plan and handwritten notes from Svigals.

Category

Technical Report; Correspondence; Technical Paper/Notes

Collection Title

Jerome Svigals Papers

Credit

Gift of Jerome Svigals

Lot Number

X3951.2007