Mainframe Computer

LATE 1950S

  • Made in the late 1950s with IBM being the largest and most successful manufacturer.
  • Used to run large volumes of I/O throughput computing.
  • Primarily used by universities and major corporations to handle large amounts of data, and compute basic equations. It had high reliability and security.
  • Demand for these machines dramatically decreased during the advent of the personal computer.
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