Ten Year Rule

Jules Richardson jules.richardson99 at gmail.com
Wed Nov 25 08:00:44 CST 2009


Teo Zenios wrote:
> Few "kids" today have a clue what a mainframe is or 
> why they would even want one because they have zero history or knowledge 
> of the stuff (outside of a 60's B&W film on TBS at 2AM with a rack of 
> real to real tape drives spinning in the background).

And don't forget the rack of imaginary tape drives, so that the systems could 
handle complex numbers...

(sorry, couldn't resist ;)





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