Gustav Tauschek

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Gustav TauschekName: Gustav Tauschek

Born: April 29, 1899, Vienna, Austria

Death: February 14, 1945 (Age: 48)

Computer-related contributions

  • Austrian pioneer of Information Technology.
  • Developed and help invent numerous improvements for punched card-based calculating machines from 1922 to 1945.
  • Developed drum memory in 1932.
  • Developed a complete punched card-based accounting system, which was never mass-produced.