CP/M designer Gary Kildall at the first West Coast Computer Faire

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Date
1977
Photographer
Munnecke, Tom
Copyright Owner
© Tom Munnecke/Hulton Archive/Getty Images
Keywords
operating system; Software; CP/M; Kildall, Gary
Object ID
500004174

Gary Kildall, who taught at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California, had a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Washington. In addition to writing the CP/M operating system, he designed a high-level programming language for microprocessors called PL/M.