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Unformatted text preview: Table of logarithms Analytical engine conceived First difference engine First typewriter Filing system Cash register Adding machine/printer Tabulator Business, finance, data processing Babbage Scheutz Remington Rand Patterson Felt/Burroughs Hollerith 1760-1830 Industrial Revolution, steam power, telegraph, government tries to keep up with industrialization through information technology. 1930 1938 1939 1941 1943 1945 Differential analyzer Z1 Z2 Z3 Harvard Mark I ENIAC Banking, census taking, surveillance, statistics, social science, accounting, military, ballistics, government taxation, universities Bush Zuse Aiken + IBM Mauchly + Eckert Scientific management/ Taylorism- method in management theory that determines changes to improve labor productivity...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course S&TS 3551 taught by Professor Ratcliff,j during the Fall '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).
- Fall '07
- The Land