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Storage Devices in Computing Systems, Text of an MIT E. E. Department, Colloquium Talk, 1950 May 30

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Identifier: 16

Scope and Contents

MIT DIC 6345. Project Whirlwind Engineering Note E-362. This memorandum contains the text of a talk given at the E.E. Department Colloquium, May 3, 1950. The talk covers briefly: the need for storage in computation, the effect of storage characteristics on digital computer design, desirable storage characteristics, and the characteristics of existing storage devices suitable for digital computer use.


  • 1950 May 30



From the Collection: 3.9 Gigabytes (4035 MB in 1835 digital files in 31 folders)

From the Collection: 56.3 Cubic Feet (189 boxes including 142 microfilm reels)

Language of Materials

From the Series: English

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