Moving Targets

Elliott-Automation and the Dawn of the Computer Age in Britain, 1947 – 67

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ISBN: 978-1-84882-932-9 (Print) 978-1-84882-933-6 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

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    Pages 1-32

    The Navy Comes to Borehamwood

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    Pages 33-78

    A Glint on the Horizon

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    Pages 79-112

    The Secret Digit

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    Pages 113-146

    Analogue Expertise

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    Pages 147-191

    NRDC and the Market

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    Pages 193-222

    Process Control and Automation: The Bagrit Vision

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    Pages 223-258

    Automation: The Machines and the Applications

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    Pages 259-307

    Software and Applications at Borehamwood

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    Pages 309-336

    NCR, the 405 and Commercial Data Processing

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    Pages 337-370

    Evolution of Elliott Computer Architectures

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    Pages 371-396

    EARS and Aerials: Elliott’s Radar Achievements, 1950–1986

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    Pages 397-433

    Airborne Computing System Developments at Elliott-Automation, 1958–1988

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    Pages 435-467

    Mergers, Takeovers and Dispersals

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    Pages 469-504

    The End of the Line

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 505-710