The Early Computer Industry : Limitations of Scale and Scope Hardback
Uses case studies to explore why large scale electronics failed to win a leadership position in the early computer industry and why IBM, a firm with a heritage in the business machines industry, succeeded.
The cases cover both the US and the UK industry focusing on electronics giants GE, RCA, English Electric, EMI and Ferranti.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 348 pages, XVII, 348 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 30/11/2012
- Category: Information technology industries
- ISBN: 9780230389106