The Early Computer Industry : Limitations of Scale and Scope, Hardback Book

The Early Computer Industry : Limitations of Scale and Scope Hardback

Description

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.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 348 pages, XVII, 348 p.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Information technology industries
  • ISBN: 9780230389106

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