Computer history: Papertape, punch cards and virtual network


Historic tale: “Papertape, Punch Cards and Virtual Network”

Pretty early in the history of information technologies, we started to use computers at TNO’s location The Hague Waalsdorp (and its predecessors). This virtual department of Museum Waalsdorp’s website tries to keep the (virtual) recollection of old computer systems and their use. Based upon descriptions, anecdotal stories, recollections and photographs an impression will be given on the developments of TNO’s internal and external computer and network services:

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