A century of innovation and creativity has defined International Business Machines Corporation or popularly known as IBM or its nickname “the Big Blue.” It is one of the world’s most recognized names in computer manufacturing, technological development and consultation. A Fortune 500 company, IBM has revolutionized computation and our modern day lives, having more patented works than any other American firm. Changing the way we do businesses and even our modern-day lives, innovated by IBM.
Tracing its roots as far as the late 19th century from different companies that were engaged primarily in accounting and tabulation, IBM’s predecessor was formed in June 1911 as Computing Tabulating Recording Company or CTR. It has innovated the use of punching cards as a way for computation. However, it was the entry of Thomas Watson Sr., in 1914 that started the expansion of the company internationally. By 1924, CTR was renamed to what is known today as the International Business Machines Company or IBM. In the 1950s, the company developed FORTRAN—the scientific language that is still widely used by scientists worldwide even up to this day; and RAMAC, the precursor of the modern day hard-drives. In the 1960s, the growth of the aviation industry and a coincidental meet with American Airlines has sparked a revolution in airline ticketing with SABRE—making way for online airline reservations that we know today. During the Space Race era, the systems that were used on Apollo missions were of IBM. Development of technology didn’t halt/were not halted in space, as the scientists in IBM made computer more personal, thus the advent of personal computers that we know today.
For it has contributed so much in technological innovation, through innovations and concepts, IBM’s brand name is recognized globally as one of the most trust-worthy in computer manufacturing, and technological solutions. Along with it, IBM provides its products to improve productivity and expand capabilities of businesses and organizations alike. From its reliable systems, to increasing the data storage capacity through its storage solution; providing secure programs that empower the business to move forward through its software solutions and providing services that aid businesses to propel on its industry.
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