Artifact Details

Title

Lignos, Demetrios oral history

Catalog Number

102781579

Type

Text

Date

2019-05-03

Contributor

Hendrie, Gardner, Camera person
Lignos, Demetrios, Interviewee
Saviers, Grant, Interviewer

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Sarasota, FL

Extent

39 p.

Format

PDF

Description

Born in Greece, Dimitrios Lignos obtained his engineering degree in the US, and joined the computer storage industry with NCR. At DEC, he developed the Massbus, a device independent bus, then several breakthrough storage products including the DEC RL01/02, the first fully embedded servo disk drive, and the DLT tape system. Later he developed holographic storage technology for InPhase.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Massbus; DLT; InPhase; holographic storage; Maxtor; Hertrich, Fred

Collection Title

CHM Oral History Collection

Credit

Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X9056.2019

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