Artifact Details

Title

From vacuum tubes to very large scale integration : a personal memoir

Catalog Number

102762431

Type

Text

Date

1998

Author

Logue, J.C.

Publisher

IEEE Annals of the History of Computing

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-4a2d5e83b6f46 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

14 p.

Description

This article by Joseph C. Logue traces his journey through the various different forms of electronics and how they were developed and used at IBM. It also illuminates some of the reasons why particular decisions about various technologies were taken and the longer term results of those actions. It includes information on an early integrated counter (1953) and an experiment in 1966 using TI discretionary wired LSI (120 gates) devices. 14 scanned pages.

Category

Article

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017