Fletcher Jones

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Fletcher JonesName: Fletcher R. Jones

Born: January 22, 1931, in Bryan, Texas, USA

Death: November 7, 1972 (Age: 41)

Computer-related contributions

  • American businessman and computer pioneer.
  • Founder of Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), which made a major move into the space industry when they obtained a contract to support NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory's Flight Operations Facility. Within four years of its founding, CSC became the largest software company in the United States.