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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.

Dates

  • 1950 May 30

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Extent

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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