Artifact Details

Title

Memoranda regarding program priority relative to MOS large scale standards

Catalog Number

102762575

Type

Text

Date

1971-09-02

Author

Pollack, Roy H.; Marren, Bernard

Publisher

Fairchild Semiconductor

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-45ff4b95df33e Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

2 p.

Description

This memo was generated following a presentation to the MOS technical staff by John Nichols of a proposal for Fairchild to develop a microprocessor chip set. Intel had entered the market with the 4004 earlier in the year. The rejection of the proposal was based on exisiting committments to higher priority projects. Donated by Robert Ulrickson. 2 scanned pages.

Category

Memoranda

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017