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Submission + - David Caminer, Business Computing Pioneer, Dies

Brooklyn Bob writes: Fascinating obituary of David Caminer, the first systems analyst. The tea company he worked for developed their own hardware and software — in 1951! New Scientist: "In today's terms it would be like hearing that Pizza Hut had developed a new generation of microprocessor, or McDonald's had invented the Internet."
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David Caminer, Business Computing Pioneer, Dies

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"The eleventh commandment was `Thou Shalt Compute' or `Thou Shalt Not Compute' -- I forget which." -- Epigrams in Programming, ACM SIGPLAN Sept. 1982

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