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Germanium Circuit IBM scientists produce the first monolithic integrated germanium circuits, and discover and prove a series of formulas that give a minimum number of steps required for the addition, multiplication and comparison of numbers.


NASA IBM plays a key role in the successful Saturn V test flight, and builds a trillion-bit photo-digital storage system for the Atomic Energy Commission.


A Management Committee of senior executives is formed to assist the Corporate Office in management of overall affairs of the corporation.

IBM announces the IBM System/360 Model 25; Paper Tape "Electric" Composer; and binary synchronous communications, an IBM technique that regulates and speeds flow of data characters into transmission lines.

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