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Leo II and the model T Ford

Land, Frank (2006) Leo II and the model T Ford. Computer Journal, 49 (6). pp. 650-656. ISSN 1460-2067

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The paper describes an order processing and stock control application implemented at the Ford Motor Company's spare parts depot at Aveley in the late 1950s. A major feature was the effective combination of computer and punched card technology, which was the key to success.

Item Type: Article
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Additional Information: © 2006 The author
Library of Congress subject classification: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Sets: Research centres and groups > Information Systems and Innovation Group
Date Deposited: 27 Jun 2007

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