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EDVAC ( ′ed′vak ) ( computer science ) The first stored program computer, built in 1952. Derived from electron discrete variable automatic.

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First Draft of a Report on the EDVAC
First Draft of a Report on the EDVAC by. John von Neumann. Contract No.
First draft of a report on the EDVAC - IEEE Annals of the History of
First Draft of a Report on the EDVAC. JOHN VON NEUMANN. Introduction.
Jonathan von Neumann and EDVAC
Jonathan von Neumann and EDVAC. Philip Levis. November 8, 2004.
First Draft of a Report on the EDVAC*
ENIAC and served for the next year and a half as a consultant to the EDVAC project. In 1945 von Neumann wrote First Draft of a Report on the EDVAC.
The Computer as von Neumann Planned It M. D. Godfrey* D. F.

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Computer History 101: The Development Of The PC
This group of machines included EDVAC and UNIVAC, the first commercially available computers. These computers included, for the first time, the use of true random access memory (RAM) for storing parts of the program and the data that is needed quickly.
Enterprise Software History, Part 1: Origins of Modern Computing
That would be good news for researchers like John van Neumann, who a few years later, outlined the architecture of a stored-program computer while consulting for the University of Pennsylvania on the EDVAC project.
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EDVAC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
EDVAC (Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic Computer) was one of the earliest electronic computers.
History of Computing Science: EDVAC
Jul 30, 2006 Part of a multipage presentation on the history of computers. This page talks about the development of the EDVAC machine.
Oct 11, 2002 The EDVAC is the successor of the ENIAC.
Electronic Computers Within The Ordnance Corps, EDVAC
EDVAC I. A very simple binary computer, with automatic addition, subtraction, and multiplication, programmed division, and no internal checking.
EDVAC - Penn Libraries

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