Accession Number:

AD0659783

Title:

PREPARATION OF PROBLEMS FOR THE BRL CALCULATING MACHINES

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1949-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

The Ballistic Research Laboratories have in operation at present four large scale calculating machines THE ENIAC, THE BELL RELAY COMPUTER, THE IBM RELAY CALCULATORS and THE DIFFERENTIAL ANALYZER. The first three are digital machines. The last is an analogue machine. This report is prepared for the information of persons proposing problems for solution by these machines. It treats the following two related topics a determination of the general suitability for machine execution of a proposed method of solution. b general considerations on the preparation of the method for coding.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE