4 thoughts on “From 50 Years Ago


  1. Ahhh, memories! Cobol, Fortran and Pascal! How those torturous programming ‘languages’ used to haunt my dreams …


  2. So the whole thing promised a couple of Gig of RAM and maybe a Terrabyte of storage??? Sweet. Love all that real-estate in the office space too. I’m sure everyone would be wearing sweaters against the A/C or cuddling up with the processors to keep warm. Then again, you could probably toast a cheese sandwich on those tubes.


  3. 360 assembler language wasnt bad. just all that JCL to run anything…
    some people remember green cards, others HASP.

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