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Building the System/360 Nearly Destroyed IBM


Technology 0 Comments 05/01/2019  

Instead, the S/360 proved to be the most successful product launch ever and changed the course of computing

A short list of the most transformative products of the past century and a half would include the lightbulb, Ford’s Model T—and the IBM System/360. This mainframe series forever changed the computer industry and revolutionized how businesses and governments worked, enhancing productivity and making countless new tasks possible...



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