The Resource Early Computers Provide Services for Businesses ca. 1964, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

Early Computers Provide Services for Businesses ca. 1964, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

Label
Early Computers Provide Services for Businesses ca. 1964
Title
Early Computers Provide Services for Businesses ca. 1964
Statement of responsibility
WPA Film Library
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The rapid expansion of computer technology during the 1950s and 1960s led to many commercial applications. IBM, which had previously worked to build computers with assistance from the U.S. Department of Defense, soon became the world's leading computer company. The creation of punch card and other memory systems allowed businesses to consolidate and maintain important information
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
4
Technique
live action
Label
Early Computers Provide Services for Businesses ca. 1964, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1964
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 15, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Early Computers Provide Services for Businesses ca. 1964
  • (3:18)
Control code
100038451
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (3 min., 18 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
Early Computers Provide Services for Businesses ca. 1964, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1964
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 15, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Early Computers Provide Services for Businesses ca. 1964
  • (3:18)
Control code
100038451
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (3 min., 18 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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