How to Pick a Computer -- Computer System Selection, a Management Guide; or, How to Pick a computer. William A. Weimer.

How to Pick a Computer -- Computer System Selection, a Management Guide; or, How to Pick a computer.

Business and Real Estate trends, Inc, Indiana, 1968; 68 pages, single-sided reproduced typescript, white comb-bound spine, turquoise and white cardstock covers, 8.5x11.

Condition: Good overall, edges of covers show wear and chipping; bottom 2 combs of the comb-bound binding are missing but all others secure, intact; upper spine corner chipped. Pages clean with a few sparse checkmarks in margins.

Keywords: computer system selection, office managers in the 1960s, business computer use in the 1960s, history of computers in business, computers in the 1960s

Price: $10.00

Item Description

From the perspective of 1968 --

Contents includes System Selection - a management checklist; the System selection problem; what to look for; evaluating the computer system; the feature-by-feature comparison; judging computer speed; role of systems analyst; the running time estimate; programming systems; evaluting the program system;

one system or two; ease of operation and use; reliability; what optional features; future growth potential; ease of conversion; available back-up facilities; computer delivery schedule; quality of service provided; financial considerations; some do's and don'ts in system selection; A glossary of terms.