60 Years since The Baby

Manchester is celebrating the 60th anniversary of the first stored program computer, “The Baby”. A link to this was circulated around the Comp Sci email at Nottingham. A fascinating website. It’s amazing to see how far we’ve come in 60 years, but also how sophisticated those early machines already were.

Author: Neil Madden

Security Director at ForgeRock. Experienced software engineer with a PhD in computer science. Interested in application security, applied cryptography, logic programming and intelligent agents.