CIS Assignment.docx - Term Paper Topic Computer Hardware Course Name Fundamentals of Computer System Course ID CIS101 Submitted by Saddam Hossain ID

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Term Paper Topic: Computer Hardware Course Name: Fundamentals of Computer System Course ID: CIS101 Submitted by: Saddam Hossain ID: 1510116 Submitted to: Monzurul Islam (Senior Lecturer, IUB) Date of Submission: 30 th November, 2017
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Table of Content No. Description Page 1 Computer Hardware 3 2 History of Computer 3 3 Z3 (1941) 3 4 UNIVAC I (1951) 4 5 IBM System / 360 (1964) 4 6 Apple I (1976) 5 7 Apple II (1977) 5 8 ZX 80 (1980) 6 9 Atari ST (1985) 6 10 Modern Computer Hardware Motherboard 7 11 Motherboard 7 12 Central processing Unit (CPU) 7 13 Random Access Memory (RAM) Power supply 8 14 Power supply 8 15 Video Card 9 16 Hard Disk 9
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17 CD-ROM drive 10 18 Network Interface Card 10 19 References 11 Computer Hardware A computer system consist two major elements hardware and software. Computer hardware is the physical parts or components of a computer, such as the monitor, keyboard, computer data storage, graphic card, sound card and motherboard. By contrast, software is instructions that can be stored and ran by hardware. History of Computer Hardware Z3 (1941) Konrad Zuse (German, 1910–1995) was a German civil engineer, inventor and computer pioneer. His greatest achievement was the world's first functional program-controlled Turing-complete computer, the Z3, which became operational in May 1941.
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Z3 was a binary 22-bit floating point calculator featuring programmability with loops but without conditional jumps, with memory and a calculation unit based on telephone relays. The telephone relays used in his machines were largely collected from discarded stock. UNIVAC I (1951) The UNIVAC I (Universal Automatic Computer I) was the second commercial computer produced in the United States. It was designed principally by J. Presper Eckert and John Mauchly, the inventors of the ENIAC. In the years before successor models of the UNIVAC I appeared, the machine was simply known as "the UNIVAC". IBM System / 360 (1964) The IBM System/360 (S/360) was a mainframe computer system family announced by IBM on April 7, 1964, and delivered between 1965 and 1978. It was the first family of computers
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