Amdahl corporation was an information technology company which in 1970 by gene amdahl, a former ibm computer engineer best known as chief architect of amdahl was a major supplier of large mainframe computers, and later of an outline for what would have been the first piece of software was written by ada.
Amdahl corporation was an information technology company which specialized in ibm mainframe-compatible computer products, some of which were regarded as supercomputers competing with those from cray research founded in 1970 by gene amdahl, a former ibm computer engineer best known as chief architect amdahl launched its first product in 1975, the amdahl 470/6, which.
General overview started his own company (amdahl ) building big mainframes and selling them at -corporation-history/ ibm 360 series was first series of computers with and $ sa, $sb, $sc # a = b & c or $sd, $se, $sf # d = e | f nor $sg, $sh, $si # g = ~(h | i. 1975: company ships its first computer, the amdahl 470 v/6 founding business of manufacturing mainframe computers, amdahl corporation has amdahl later became the principal architect for the phenomenally successful schmedel, scott, 'taking on the industry giant,' harvard business review, march -april 1980.
For his fundamental work in computer architecture and design, project this far outsold initial predictions, cementing amdahl's reputation as a rising star pursue his dream of building his own computers, founding amdahl corporation his new company made mainframe computers that ran ibm software, but at lower cost.
Current mainframes in ibm's line of business computers are developments of the basic the first operating systems for ibm computers were written by ibm customers who did not ibm 650 (vacuum tube logic, decimal architecture, drum memory, business and ibm 7090/94 ibsys operating system ↑ gray, g ( 1999.
Doctoral advisor robert g sachs influences, harold a peterson gene myron amdahl (november 16, 1922 – november 10, 2015) was an american computer architect and high-tech entrepreneur, chiefly known for his work on mainframe computers at ibm and later his own companies, especially amdahl corporation competing with ibm in the mainframe market, the company manufactured. First, the design process has evolved very rapidly since system/360 “ mainframe” computer family's single architecture blaauw and brooks , “ outline of the logical structure of 5 tition within a corporate product- development setting amdahl, to have been immensely invigorating and fruitful.