Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

"A Solution to Computer Bottlenecks" (1963) - Science Reporter TV Series

Fernando J. Corbató, Associate Director of the MIT Computation Center, discusses the challenges of resolving computer bottlenecks that were becoming an increasingly significant issue around high-speed computers, and the complex problems involved in setting up a workable time-sharing program. Interviewed by John Fitch '52 for the "Science Reporter" TV series presented by MIT and produced by WGBH. Courtesy of MIT Museum. [T6100]

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

From The Vault

From The Vault

Category: General | Updated 4 months ago

Created
January 13, 2011 13:48
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
14323 times

More from From The Vault

"Automatically Programmed Tools" (1959) - Science Reporter TV Series

"Automatically Programmed Tools" (1...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:29:09 | 19503 views |

“History of the Strobe” (1984) - Harold 'Doc' Edgerton

“History of the Strobe” (1984) - Ha...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:59:29 | 5365 views

Compton Lecture (1998) - John H. Gibbons, “21st Century:  “Will Science and Technology Contribute to Society or Scuttle It?”

Compton Lecture (1998) - John H. Gi...

Added over 3 years ago | 01:48:00 | 6053 views

"ds = dQ/T and YOU!" (1961) - MIT Centennial Roundtable

"ds = dQ/T and YOU!" (1961) - MIT C...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:59:44 | 9342 views |

"Victory and Science" (1945)

"Victory and Science" (1945)

Added over 3 years ago | 00:10:27 | 5504 views

Technology Day 1999 - "The Human Body: Emerging Medical Science and Technology"

Technology Day 1999 - "The Human Bo...

Added over 3 years ago | 03:16:00 | 5346 views