Browse Collections (15 total)

NABU Network Collection


The NABU Network was designed and implemented by an Ottawa-based company NABU Manufacturing between 1981 and 1983. The underlying idea behind the…

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Dynalogic Collection


Dynalogic Corporation was among the first Canadian microcomputer manufacturers. Founded by C. Murray Bell in 1973 in Ottawa, it initially focused on…

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Microsystems International Limited (MIL) Collection


In October of 1968, with $48 million package from the Canadian Treasury Board, Northern Electric transformed its Advanced Devices Center into a new…

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IBM Collection


The IBM collection consists of technical documents published by IBM to support its mainframe computers as well as data processing and accounting…

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TRACE Archive


The microcomputer hobby movement in Canada had begun soon after the first computer clubs and groups were formed in the U.S. It was a part of the…

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DY-4 Systems Collection


DY-4 Systems Inc. was an Ottawa-based high technology company founded by four engineers Garry Dool, Terry Black, Kim Clohessy, and Steve Richards in…

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Micro Computer Machines Collection


In April, 1972, Intel Corp. of Santa Clara, California, announced its first 8-bit microprocessor — the 8008. In just a few months, the prototypes of…

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I.P. Sharp Associates APL Collection


I.P.Sharp Associates (IPSA) was formed in 1964 in Toronto as a software company by eight individuals including founding president Ian Sharp. From an…

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APL Collection


The origin of the APL programming language is Kenneth Iverson's mathematical notation that he developed in the late 1950s and subsequently published…

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ATI Collection


ATI Technologies Inc. was an electronics corporation and a world leader that specialized in the design, development, and manufacture of computer…

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