Executive VisiCalc for the IBM personal computer by Roger E. Clark

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Published by Addison-Wesley in Reading, Mass .

Written in English

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  • VisiCalc.,
  • IBM Personal Computer -- Programming.

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Includes index.

Book details

Other titlesExecutive VisiCalc for the I.B.M. personal computer.
StatementRoger E. Clark.
SeriesAddison-Wesley microcomputer books executive series, Micro computer books
LC ClassificationsHF5548.4.V57 C55 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 138 p. ;
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3169626M
ISBN 100201102439
LC Control Number83011750

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Create # Micro computer books.\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema. The Visicalc Book for the IBM Personal Computer by Donald H. Beil (Author)Format: Paperback. Add tags for "VisiCalc--IBM PC: an executive's guide: ten easy lessons and one hard one". Be the first.

Published also under title: BASIC for business for the IBM personal computer. Programs, exercises, and problems on 2 disks.

Includes index. Description: pages in various pagings: illustrations ; 25 cm + 2 computer discs: Details: System requirements: IBM PC with at least 64K RAM, monitor, and one disk drive. Responsibility: Alan J. Parker. COVID Resources.

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VisiCalc for the IBM PC When IBM introduced its IBM Personal Computer in Augustit made sure to showcase the native version of VisiCalc. VisiCalc was one of the few programs available immediately after it was released and it soon became the top-selling program for the IBM PC.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previously published as: BASIC for business for the IBM Personal Computer. Includes index. IBM selected Peachtree Software to provide an accounting package for the IBM Personal Computer in 0. The software was called the Business Accounting Series, that included general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory management and payroll modules.

Programs for the IBM PC computer were released in August A software package named VM/PC (Virtual Machine/Personal Computer) was reguired at a cost of $1, to interface with a System/ The IBM Personal Computer also had a designation of with Mod 14 and 16 depending on the configuration.

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Designed for business, school and home, the easy-to-use system sells for as little as $1, It offers many advanced features and, with optional software, may use hundreds of popular application programs.

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Beil. IBM's director, Entry Business Systems' P.D. Estridge, said a similar agreement has been reached with other third-party firms providing software for the Personal Computer. Home of the original IBM PC emulator for browsers. PCjs offers a variety of online machine emulators written in JavaScript.

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IBM Personal Computer Hardware Reference LibraryBASIC Version An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon. Other types of application software soon developed for personal computers.

IBM PC. IBM Corporation, the world’s dominant computer maker, did not enter the new market untilwhen it introduced the IBM Personal Computer, or IBM PC. The IBM PC was significantly faster than rival machines, had about 10 times their memory capacity, and was.

InIBM used this opportunity to enter the personal computer market as well. Eventually, VisiCalc was superseded by IBM's Lotuswhich was developed by a former VisiCalc employee and. InIBM released the Modela desktop version of the unsuccessful series of portable computers.

However, this would not be successful either. During Lowe's analysis of IBM's possible entry into the personal computer market a number of concerns were identified. The majority of microcomputer developments had been by small entrepreneurial companies.

The IBM Personal Computer, commonly known as the IBM PC, is the original version of the IBM PC compatible computer design. It is IBM model number and was introduced on Aug It was created by a team of engineers and designers directed by Don Estridge in Boca Raton, Florida.

The generic term "personal computer" ("PC") was in use years beforeapplied as early as to. VisiCalc became the world's first killer application i.e. a program that makes people buy the hardware just so they can run that software. It was a phenomenal success and was ported to numerous other platforms, including the new IBM Personal Computer in One of the most famous facts about VisiCalc was that it was not patented.

To suit a growing market, Kapor recently launched his fast-acting "integrated" software package, The program, retailing for $, offers all four functions on one disk for the IBM Personal. But by comparison to other business software for the personal computer, VisiCalc was a success and the most clued-in sales people at resellers used it to show what personal computers could do.

“They knew that by demonstrating VisiCalc they could sell a PC it was a killer app. People at HP got it too. Books Subscribe. Get Textbooks on Google Play Personal Computer IBM's IBM’s input interface International Business Machines keyboard language letter machine manual megabyte memory board Memory Expansion menu micro microcomputer Microsoft Model monitor MS-DOS operating system options P.O.

Box package Pascal PC-DOS PC's PC’s printer. VisiCalc for the IBM Personal Computer, thereby preventing VisiCorp from responding to competitive products.

"Every time there was a spreadsheet clone, we lost market share," Opdendyk says. "To continue to grow, we had to start a variety of businesses — Visi On, books, communications — which started generating revenue in mid- to late   Exploring the IBM Personal Computer. A rather ghastly quaint piece of early IBM PC software was a program called Exploring The IBM Personal Computer.

Created by Digital Learning Systems, Inc. and marketed by IBM, it was designed to walk you through the “ins and outs” of your shiny new IBM PC, and it came in two flavors: Monochrome and Color. O n this day 35 years ago the first modern computer was released to the public.

It was the IBM and the pioneer of personal home computing, thanks to its innovative design, specifications and. The newest gener- ation of 16 bit personal computers, such as the IBM Personal Computer, can handle up to kilo bytes of VisiCalc information.

That is about twelve times the amount of data that could be handled by the last generation of personal computers, the 8 bit desk-tops. Also, disk storage on personal computers is no longer a problem.

Item Description All the models in this book were created with the Apple version of the VisiCalc program, but they should perform well on other machines including the IBM Personal Computer, the Radio Shack TRS, and the Commodore PET and CBM. The IBM Personal Computer, commonly known as the IBM PC, is the original version and progenitor of the IBM PC compatible hardware is IBM model numberand was introduced on Aug It was created by a team of engineers and designers under the direction of Don Estridge of the IBM Entry Systems Division in Boca Raton, Florida.

lack of good software courses, books and software itself. Without VisiCalc () • Bob Frankston and Dan Bricklin –Software Arts • Ran on an Apple II IBM Personal Computer • Intel @ MHz • 16K expandable to 64K – PC1 expandable to K.

The IBM Personal Computer, commonly known as the IBM PC, is the original version and progenitor of the IBM PC compatible hardware platform. It is IBM model numberand was introduced on Aug It was created by a team of engineers and designers under the direction of Don Estridge of the IBM Entry Systems Division in Boca Raton, Florida.

The generic term personal computer was in. The Apple computer became very popular. What was its largest market and what software made it interesting to that market. The education market and the educational game "Shape Up" B.

The games market aand the game "The Big Race" C. The business market and the program Lotus D. The business market and the program VisiCalc. Little did IBM know when it unveiled the first IBM PC 20 years ago that it would spawn what is now the $ billion personal computer industry.

It is also one of the biggest and most well. He joined VisiCorp (the publisher of VisiCalc-the first spreadsheet) as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

He is credited with the successful marketing of the first productivity software for personal computing, making the way for the widespread acceptance of personal computers in business. This seminal work led to IBM.

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IBM (and Compaq) would try to make their machines proprietary again, but lost the battle. Eventually IBM would sell its personal computer division to Lenovo. Compaq would be acquired by HP. “Triumph of the Nerds” covers historical milestones from the first personal computer, the Altair into the first spreadsheet application, VISICALC for the Apple II into the beginnings of DOS (which rose from the ashes of the operating system CPM) and Windows.

Watch “Triumph of the Nerds” now. 4.The successful integration of microcomputer support to help prepare for an anticipated budget crisis at the University of Illinois at Chicago is described. The IBM Personal Computer and VisiCalc software were key tools in the decision support system.

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