Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Alexander (Sandy) G. Fraser
- British-American computer scientist.
- Founded AT&T Labs Research.
- Invented the DataKit Virtual Circuit Switch and the Spider ring network.
- He worked at Ferranti, where he was responsible for compiler development, and designed and implemented an operating system.
- In 1967 he designed and implemented the Titan computer's file system.
Honors and awards
- IEEE Richard W. Hamming Medal Recipients (2011).
- Koji Kobayashi Computers and Communications Award (1989).