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Fraser
2012-Feb-14, 08:20 PM
NASA has just powered down its last mainframe computer. Umm, everyone remembers what a mainframe computer is, right? Well, you certainly must recall working with punched cards, paper tape, and/or magnetic tape, correct? Well, that does sound a little archaic. “But all things must change,” wrote Linda Cureton on the NASA CIO blog. “Today, they [...]

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