Thomas J. Watson discusses the ASCC with Navy personnel

  • Thomas J. Watson discusses the ASCC with Navy personnel Thomas J. Watson discusses the ASCC with Navy personnel

    Date added: 21 May 2014

    IBM President Thomas J. Watson discusses the Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator (ASCC) with Navy personnel. The ASCC was installed at Harvard University in 1944, where it initially performed complex computations exclusively for the U.S. Navy during World War II and subsequently helped scientists in academia and business solve many complex problems in physics and other disciplines.