Artifact Details

Title

Evolutionary Events in Core Business Information Systems

Catalog Number

500001033

Type

Text

Date

2007-02

Contributor

Peterson, Bruce, Author

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-4b96ae5964ee8 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

6 p.

Format

PDF

Description

Bruce Peterson describes his long career in data processing starting as an operator of punched card equipment through becoming a programmer and then a data processing manager. He describes how he faced and solved some major challenges as a manager at Hughes Aircraft as the volume of data being processed began to overwhelm the capacity of their computer system.

Subject

Data processing challenges; Hughes Aircraft; IBM S360

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Credit

Courtesy of Bruce Peterson

Lot Number

R0368.2017