Haskins & Sells 1955, 113 pages.
Condition: Good to very good overall, light blue cardstock covers title in black box on cover, spine faded to light blue - sunned, tanned, some ink marks on cover, prev owner's name, some corner wear and cover dings. The binding is sound and secure, pages clean, unmarked.
Categories: 1950's computers and computing, Biography and Company Histories, Computers and Society, Databooks, Handbooks, Manuals, General microcomputer and Misc. manufacturers, IBM, General Histories and References, Hardware, Human-Computer Interaction, Technical Journals, Proceedings, Conferences, Miscellaneous, Word Processing, Data Processing
Item DescriptionBy the development of electronic data processing systems, a new and valuable tool has been fashioned to aid business management... Without doubt, these systems have wide potentialities...' (from the preface)
Contents include, General Description of Electronic Data Processing systems and the factors involved in considering their use; Basic Theories, Systems Components, and Techniques in Application; Operating Characteristics and Costs of Various Electronic data processing Equipment (This section approx. 40 pages detailing individual computer manufacturers, such as, IBM Type 650, IBM 702 and 705; Datamatic Raycom; ElectroData Datatron; Marchant Calculators, Inc. Miniac; RCA Bizmac; Remington Rand Univac including Univac II; Underwood Elecom 125; NCR.