Today in computer history: April 7
The 97th day of 2021. There are 268 days left in the year from this day.
77 years ago
David Clark was born, an American computer scientist known for the Clark-Wilson model.
75 years ago
Robert Metcalfe was born, the founder of 3Com.
68 years ago
IBM introduces the 701 to the public.
57 years ago
IBM introduces its System/360.
52 years ago
Steve Crocker released RFC #1, which introduced the Host-to-Host and talking about the IMP software.
22 years ago
Howard Lance, chief executive officer of Astec announced Astec was now 100-percent owned by Emerson Electric Company.