The IBM Personal Computer, commonly known as the IBM PC, is the original
version and .... A single IBM computer in the early 1960s cost as much as $9
million, occupied .... IBM could not only use it...
Non-IBM personal computers were available as early as the mid-1970s, first as ...
Drawing on its pioneering SCAMP (Special Computer, APL Machine .... and IBM
Product Centers to make the IBM PC available to the broadest set of customers.
And IBM was able to do all that and roll out its first PC in just one year. ...
advanced features to immediately make it a very attractive offering for a variety of
Apr 26, 2014 ... Personal computer history doesn't begin with IBM or Microsoft, although ... The
first personal computers, introduced in 1975, came as kits: The MITS ... Atari
leveraged its video game experience and household name to enter the ...
Compaq, an early IBM compatible maker and the first to make a portable IBM ...
Apollo Computer unveils its first workstation, its DN100 ... The IBM PC
revolutionized business computing by becoming the first PC to gain widespread
May 7, 2016 ... The 5150 "PC" wasn't IBM's first attempt at a compact, stand alone ... and create
their own version of the PC, and cut into IBM's market. ... It cost Compaq US$1
million to create an IBM-compatible ROM BIOS that did not violate ...
Aug 12, 2016 ... "We believe its performance, reliability and ease of use make it the most
advanced, affordable personal computer in the marketplace.".
The IBM 610 was the first personal computer, in the sense that it was the first
computer ... its world-conquering PC in 1981 (the CS-9000 was ready before the
PC but ... Grosch  says "Lentz's 610 did not exist even in prototype when I left
Aug 12, 2011 ... 1981: IBM introduces the 5150 personal computer. ... For an operating system,
IBM first went to Digital Research, which had developed CP/M. When Digital ...
IBM unveiled its new baby in Boca Raton and at New York City's Waldorf Astoria
hotel. .... China's Plan to Rule the World: Make All the Gadgets.
Birth of the modern computer, Personal computer, IBM PC. ... IBM's first desktop
microcomputer was the IBM 5100, introduced in 1975. ... Digital Research (the
creators of CP/M) to create an operating system for their new computer, ... drives
included (this is exactly how Atari, Apple and the other manufacturers did it as