Artifact Details

Title

Hardware Committee reports

Catalog Number

102772909

Type

Text

Date

1964-1965

Publisher

North American Aviation, Inc.

Description

This folder contains reports made by North American Aviation's Hardware Committee, formed to make computer hardware recommendations. Paul DesJardins was a member of this committee, which was also referred to as a sub-committee of the Electronic Data Processing Study Group. The reports reflect the sub-committee's efforts in "digging out facts, plans, and opinions about the various suppliers and their wares by studying published manuals, contacting suppliers' representatives, visiting twelve computer installations in the aerospace industry and evaluating the significance of what had been learned."

Category

Analyst Reports; Presentation Material

Collection Title

Paul R. DesJardins collection

Series Title

North American Aviation records

Credit

Gift of Al Kossow

Lot Number

X4578.2008