IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology

History of Nordic Computing 2

Second IFIP WG 9.7 Conference, HiNC 2, Turku, Finland, August 21-23, 2007, Revised Selected Papers

Editors: Impagliazzo, John, Järvi, Timo, Paju, Petri (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed post conference proceedings of the Second IFIP WG 9.7 Conference on the History of Nordic Computing, HiNC 2,  held in Turku, Finland, in August 2007.

The 27 revised full papers presented together with three keynote addresses and two panel discussions were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on working with history and its usability; computer system perspectives; university computing; university education; computers, policies, and politics; perspectives on computer applications; publishing and communication applications; software histories; and history of computer playing.

Table of contents (32 chapters)

  • Organizing the History of Computing

    Misa, Thomas J.

    Pages 1-12

  • Provisioning of Safe Train Control in Nordic Countries

    Lawson, Harold ‘Bud’

    Pages 13-28

  • Computing and Computer Science in the Soviet Baltic Region

    Tyugu, Enn

    Pages 29-37

  • What Do IT-People Know about the Nordic History of Computers and User Interfaces?

    Jørgensen, Anker Helms

    Pages 38-44

  • Increasing the Museum Value of Information Technology Objects

    Tittonen, Emmi

    Pages 45-54

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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $199.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-642-26039-1
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
History of Nordic Computing 2
Book Subtitle
Second IFIP WG 9.7 Conference, HiNC 2, Turku, Finland, August 21-23, 2007, Revised Selected Papers
Editors
  • John Impagliazzo
  • Timo Järvi
  • Petri Paju
Series Title
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Series Volume
303
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
IFIP International Federation for Information Processing
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-03757-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-03757-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-03756-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-26039-1
Series ISSN
1868-4238
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 323
Number of Illustrations and Tables
47 b/w illustrations
Topics