The ibm pc that broke ibm 126 comments the ibm pc and clones made by other companies copying the pc had become the number one personal computer set every computer the same for sound. The former ibm building (completed in 1973) in chicago, illinois, designed by ludwig mies van der rohe elizabeth beard/getty images ibm or international business machines is a well-known american computer manufacturer, founded by thomas j watson (born 1874-02-17) ibm is also known as big blue.
Ibm pc compatible was a good articles nominee, but did not meet the good article criteria at the time there are suggestions below for improving the article once these issues have been addressed, the article can be renominatededitors may also seek a reassessment of the decision if they believe there was a mistake. Refers to a family of personal computers produced by ibm the term can also refer to computers that conform to set of loosely controlled standards these are also called ibm clones, ibm compatibles , or simply compatibles these terms are actually misnomers because many of the pcs produced by ibm do not conform to industry standards.
The generic term personal computer (pc) was in use years before 1981, applied as early as 1972 to the xerox parc's alto, but because of the success of the ibm personal computer, the term pc came to also mean more specifically a desktop microcomputer compatible with ibm's personal computer branded products. When the ibm personal computer (ibm 5150) was introduced to the world 25 years ago, it was dramatically clear to most observers that ibm had done something very new and different.
The ibm pc compatible becomes wintel section user:wtshymanski removed the sentence also, at least for the higher end server versions of pc hardware, compatibility with unix-like operating systems has become important from the end of this section, with an edit summary of a server is not a personal computer still a baffling sentence.
About ibm ibmers value dedication to every client's success innovation that matters—for our company and the world trust and personal responsibility in all relationships. Ibm history - personal computers in july 1980, microsoft's bill gates agreed to create an operating system for ibm's new computer for the home consumer, which ibm released on august 12, 1981 the first ibm pc ran on a 477 mhz intel 8088 microprocessor.
Ibm's system/390 is the world most powerful mainframe computer many cost effective technologies were developed by ibm like, instead of pure silicon chip, introduced a blend of silicon and germanium ibm designed the website for nagano olympic winter games, the website made 650 million hits from around the world. Other companies adjusted to ibm's dominance by building ibm clones, computers that were internally almost the same as the ibm pc, but that cost less because ibm clones used the same microprocessors as ibm pcs, they were capable of running the same software.
Refers to a family of personal computers produced by ibm the term can also refer to computers that conform to set of loosely controlled standards these are also called ibm clones, ibm compatibles , ibm pc family page webopedia weekly stay up to date on the latest developments in internet terminology with a free weekly newsletter from. Refers to a family of personal computers produced by ibmthe term can also refer to computers that conform to set of loosely controlled standardsthese are also called ibm clones, ibm compatibles , or simply compatiblesthese terms are actually misnomers because many of the pcs produced by ibm do not conform to industry standards. Company overview of ibm print reference this published: 23rd march, value system analysis: the value system of ibm is as follows: ibm made computers for nasa for astrology that made them to set the satellite which monitors the environmental changes over the globeibm also added some of the revolutionary environmental friendly. The random clone computer is not compatible with ibm (the company) but with the ibm product, the ibm pc only a wikipedia editor would be confused by a term that was used for many years without any difficulty by the personal computer pressa group not known for the their literary or logical abilities.
The birth of the ibm pc we met every morning to hash out what it was this machine had to do and then in the afternoons worked on the morning's decisions we started to build a prototype to take — by the end of the year — to a then little-known company called microsoft an ibm computer often cost as much as $9 million and required. Click to enlarge when the ibm personal computer (ibm 5150) was introduced to the world 25 years ago, it was dramatically clear to most observers that ibm had done something very new and different. It was the dawn of the personal computer age, a time when apple iis, tandy trs-80s, commodore pets, the atari 400 and 800, and others had made significant inroads into schools and people’s homes.