Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: James Henry Rand, Jr.
Born: November 18, 1886 in North Tonawanda, New York, USA
Death: June 3, 1968 (Age: 81)
Computer related contributions
- American industrialist who revolutionized the business record industry and founded American Kardex.
- Bought out and merged with other companies, notably the Remington Typewriter Company, to form Remington Rand.
- In 1955, Rand merged his corporation with the Sperry Corporation to form Sperry-Rand, one of the earliest and largest computer manufacturing companies in the United States.
- Assuring Business Profits