An introduction to computer networks, release 1914 peter l dordal department of computer science loyola university chicago contents: contents 1. 1970s altiar computer with exposed keyboard courtesy of the computer history museum there were also keyboards that were built into personal computers at the time in the mid-1970s imsai and altair created the first small pcs for consumer use, generally referred to as the s100 computer systems. To understand what makes dell so great, you need to understand the power of dell's mission statement, as well as its history, growth, and entrepreneurial founder michael dell michael dell and the birth of a computer empire.
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