HOME > 상세정보

상세정보

Introduction to the history of computing [electronic resource] : a computing history primer

Introduction to the history of computing [electronic resource] : a computing history primer

자료유형
E-Book(소장)
개인저자
O'Regan, Gerard (Cornelius Gerard).
서명 / 저자사항
Introduction to the history of computing [electronic resource] : a computing history primer / Gerard O'Regan.
발행사항
Cham :   Springer International Publishing :   Imprint: Springer,   2016.  
형태사항
1 online resource (xxi, 296 p.) : ill. (some col.).
총서사항
Undergraduate topics in computer science,1863-7310, 2197-1781 (electronic)
ISBN
9783319331386
요약
Tracing the story of computing from Babylonian counting boards to smartphones, this inspiring textbook/reference provides a concise overview of the key events in the history of computing, together with discussion exercises to stimulate deeper investigation into this fascinating area. Topics and features: Provides chapter introductions, summaries and key topics, as well as review questions and a glossary Includes an introduction to analogue and digital computers, and to the foundations of computing Examines the contributions of the ancient Babylonian, Egyptian, Greek, Roman, and Islamic civilisations to the field of computing Covers the first digital computers, and the earliest examples of commercial computers, mainframes and minicomputers Describes the invention and early development of the integrated circuit and the microprocessor Reviews the emergence of home computers, and the introduction of the IBM personal computer Discusses the technological revolutions initiated by the creation of the Internet, the invention of the smartphone, and the rise of social media Presents a short history of telecommunications, programming languages, operating systems, software engineering, artificial intelligence, and databases This engaging and easy-to-read work serves as an introductory textbook for students of computer science interested in the historical basis of the field. The curious reader will also find the book to be ideal as a self-study primer on the origins of the fundamental theory and early applications of the technology which has now become ubiquitous in modern society.
일반주기
Title from e-Book title page.  
내용주기
What is a Computer? -- Computing in Early Civilizations -- Foundations of Computing -- The First Digital Computers -- The First Commercial Computers -- Early Commercial Computers and the Invention of the Transistor -- The Invention of the Integrated Circuit and the Birth of Silicon Valley -- The IBM System/360 -- Minicomputers and Later Mainframes -- The Microprocessor Revolution -- Home Computers -- The IBM Personal Computer -- A Short History of Telecommunications -- The Internet Revolution -- The Smartphone and Social Media -- History of Programming Languages -- History of Operating Systems -- History of Software Engineering -- History of Artificial Intelligence -- History of Databases.
서지주기
Includes bibliographical references and index.
이용가능한 다른형태자료
Issued also as a book.  
일반주제명
Computer science |x History.
바로가기
URL
000 00000nam u2200205 a 4500
001 000046028753
005 20200527093026
006 m d
007 cr
008 200522s2016 sz a ob 001 0 eng d
020 ▼a 9783319331386
040 ▼a 211009 ▼c 211009 ▼d 211009
082 0 4 ▼a 004.09 ▼2 23
084 ▼a 004.09 ▼2 DDCK
090 ▼a 004.09
100 1 ▼a O'Regan, Gerard ▼q (Cornelius Gerard).
245 1 0 ▼a Introduction to the history of computing ▼h [electronic resource] : ▼b a computing history primer / ▼c Gerard O'Regan.
260 ▼a Cham : ▼b Springer International Publishing : ▼b Imprint: Springer, ▼c 2016.
300 ▼a 1 online resource (xxi, 296 p.) : ▼b ill. (some col.).
490 1 ▼a Undergraduate topics in computer science, ▼x 1863-7310, ▼x 2197-1781 (electronic)
500 ▼a Title from e-Book title page.
504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references and index.
505 0 ▼a What is a Computer? -- Computing in Early Civilizations -- Foundations of Computing -- The First Digital Computers -- The First Commercial Computers -- Early Commercial Computers and the Invention of the Transistor -- The Invention of the Integrated Circuit and the Birth of Silicon Valley -- The IBM System/360 -- Minicomputers and Later Mainframes -- The Microprocessor Revolution -- Home Computers -- The IBM Personal Computer -- A Short History of Telecommunications -- The Internet Revolution -- The Smartphone and Social Media -- History of Programming Languages -- History of Operating Systems -- History of Software Engineering -- History of Artificial Intelligence -- History of Databases.
520 ▼a Tracing the story of computing from Babylonian counting boards to smartphones, this inspiring textbook/reference provides a concise overview of the key events in the history of computing, together with discussion exercises to stimulate deeper investigation into this fascinating area. Topics and features: Provides chapter introductions, summaries and key topics, as well as review questions and a glossary Includes an introduction to analogue and digital computers, and to the foundations of computing Examines the contributions of the ancient Babylonian, Egyptian, Greek, Roman, and Islamic civilisations to the field of computing Covers the first digital computers, and the earliest examples of commercial computers, mainframes and minicomputers Describes the invention and early development of the integrated circuit and the microprocessor Reviews the emergence of home computers, and the introduction of the IBM personal computer Discusses the technological revolutions initiated by the creation of the Internet, the invention of the smartphone, and the rise of social media Presents a short history of telecommunications, programming languages, operating systems, software engineering, artificial intelligence, and databases This engaging and easy-to-read work serves as an introductory textbook for students of computer science interested in the historical basis of the field. The curious reader will also find the book to be ideal as a self-study primer on the origins of the fundamental theory and early applications of the technology which has now become ubiquitous in modern society.
530 ▼a Issued also as a book.
538 ▼a Mode of access: World Wide Web.
650 0 ▼a Computer science |x History.
830 0 ▼a Undergraduate topics in computer science.
856 4 0 ▼u https://oca.korea.ac.kr/link.n2s?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-33138-6
945 ▼a KLPA
991 ▼a E-Book(소장)

소장정보

No. 소장처 청구기호 등록번호 도서상태 반납예정일 예약 서비스
No. 1 소장처 중앙도서관/e-Book 컬렉션/ 청구기호 CR 004.09 등록번호 E14022313 도서상태 대출불가(열람가능) 반납예정일 예약 서비스 M

관련분야 신착자료